PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 7914
SPIE LASE | 22-27 JANUARY 2011
Fiber Lasers VIII: Technology, Systems, and Applications
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SPIE LASE
22-27 January 2011
San Francisco, California, United States
Front Matter: Volume 7914
Proc. SPIE 7914, Front Matter: Volume 7914, 791401 (25 April 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.890183
Applications
Proc. SPIE 7914, A review of Thulium fiber laser ablation of kidney stones, 791402 (8 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878001
Proc. SPIE 7914, Material micromachining using bursts of high repetition rate picosecond pulses from a fiber laser source, 791404 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875265
Proc. SPIE 7914, Dynamic pulsing of a MOPA fiber laser for enhanced material processing, 791405 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875242
Mitigating Nonlinear Effects I
Proc. SPIE 7914, 1 kW cw Yb-fiber-amplifier with <0.5GHz linewidth and near-diffraction limited beam-quality for coherent combining application, 791407 (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875701
Proc. SPIE 7914, On the Raman threshold of passive large mode area fibers, 791408 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874736
Proc. SPIE 7914, Suppression of stimulated Brillouin scattering in optical fibers through phase-modulation: a time dependent model, 791409 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875482
Mitigating Nonlinear Effects II
Proc. SPIE 7914, A novel method of increasing the efficiency of 1064 nm two tone amplifiers through heating of the gain fiber, 79140A (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876148
Proc. SPIE 7914, Experimental studies of segmented acoustically tailored photonic crystal fiber amplifier with 494 W single-frequency output, 79140B (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876303
Components
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-power fused assemblies enabled by advances in fiber-processing technologies, 79140F (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877136
Proc. SPIE 7914, All-fiber single-mode PM thulium fiber lasers using femtosecond laser written fiber Bragg gratings, 79140I (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877795
Material Properties and Photo-Darkening
Proc. SPIE 7914, Reliability and photodarkening in 790nm-pumped 2&#956;m fiber lasers, 79140J (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.879060
Proc. SPIE 7914, Gamma-radiation-induced photodarkening in ytterbium-doped silica glasses, 79140K (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.879800
Proc. SPIE 7914, Distribution of photodarkening-induced loss in Yb-doped fiber amplifiers, 79140L (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877868
Extended Wavelength Sources
Proc. SPIE 7914, Tm-doped silicate glass fibre lasers: the foundation technology for high-power mid-infrared light generation, 79140M (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.879621
Proc. SPIE 7914, Simultaneous excitation of selective multiple Raman Stokes wavelengths (green-yellow-red) using shaped multi-step pulses from an all-fiber MOPA system, 79140O (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874520
Proc. SPIE 7914, All-fiber mid-IR supercontinuum source from 1.5 to 5 µm, 79140P (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877772
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-power all fiber picosecond sources from IR to UV, 79140Q (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874827
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-average power second harmonic generation of femtosecond fiber lasers, 79140S (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874872
Pulsed Sources I
Proc. SPIE 7914, Polarized, 100 kW peak power, high brightness nanosecond lasers based on 3C optical fiber, 79140U (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873811
Proc. SPIE 7914, Complete measurement of nanosecond laser pulses in time, 79140V (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875334
Proc. SPIE 7914, Coherent combining of low-peak-power pulsed fiber amplifiers with 80-ns pulse duration, 79140W (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875165
Pulsed Sources II
Proc. SPIE 7914, A monolithic thulium doped single mode fiber laser with 1.5ns pulsewidth and 8kW peak power, 79140X (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876867
Proc. SPIE 7914, Picosecond programmable laser sweeping over 50 mega-wavelengths per second, 79140Y (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875552
Proc. SPIE 7914, Ten watts actively mode-locked ytterbium doped fiber laser delivering 15 ps at 40 MHz, 79140Z (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874419
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-energy Yb-doped fiber MOPA in the ns-kHz regime for large-scale laser facilities front-end, 791410 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873914
Pulsed Amplified Sources
Proc. SPIE 7914, All-fiber based amplification of 40 ps pulses from a gain-switched laser diode, 791411 (17 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873062
Proc. SPIE 7914, Sub-10 picosecond pulses from a fiber-amplified and optically compressed passively Q-switched microchip laser, 791412 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874521
High-Power Sources
Proc. SPIE 7914, Fibers and fiber-optic components for high-power fiber lasers, 791414 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.879622
Proc. SPIE 7914, Advanced specialty fiber designs for fiber lasers, 791415 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878831
Proc. SPIE 7914, Robust single-mode ytterbium-doped large pitch fiber emitting 294 W, 791417 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874756
Beam Combining
Proc. SPIE 7914, Coherent combining of ultrashort fiber-amplified laser pulses, 79141D (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874769
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-power spectral beam combining of fiber lasers with ultra high-spectral density by thermal tuning of volume Bragg gratings, 79141F (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877172
Proc. SPIE 7914, Global sensitivity analyses of coherent beam combining of fiber amplifier arrays by the use of numerical space filling designs, 79141G (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874727
Ultrafast
Proc. SPIE 7914, Graphene mode locked ultrafast fiber lasers, 79141H (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877514
Proc. SPIE 7914, Power scaling of femtosecond enhancement cavities and high-power applications, 79141I (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877532
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-energy fibre CPA system based on a single stage rod type fiber amplifier in double pass configuration, 79141J (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874456
Proc. SPIE 7914, Passive mode-locking using multi-mode fiber, 79141K (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873866
Proc. SPIE 7914, Generation and amplification of 350 fs, 2 µm pulses in Tm:fiber, 79141L (22 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877765
Proc. SPIE 7914, Non-adiabatic pulse compression using cascaded higher-order solitons, 79141M (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873859
Fiber Designs I
Proc. SPIE 7914, Measuring the spatial distribution of rare-earth dopants in high-power optical fibers, 79141N (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873291
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-power dissipative soliton laser using chirally-coupled core fiber, 79141O (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.875243
Proc. SPIE 7914, Hybrid large mode area photonic crystal fiber for distributed spectral filtering and single-mode operation, 79141P (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873715
Proc. SPIE 7914, M2-characterization of beams emerging from LMA fibers by means of modal decomposition, 79141R (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874722
Fiber Designs II
Proc. SPIE 7914, Low-NA single-mode LMA photonic crystal rod fiber amplifier, 79141S (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874545
Proc. SPIE 7914, Effective absorption in cladding-pumped fibers, 79141T (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877790
Proc. SPIE 7914, New developments in high power fiber lasers based on alternative materials, 79141U (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876978
Proc. SPIE 7914, Single-mode regime of 19-cell Yb-doped double-cladding photonic crystal fibers, 79141V (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873711
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 7914, Er-fiber laser based reference frequency standard for ultra dense WDM networks, 79141X (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.871333
Proc. SPIE 7914, Actively Q-switched ytterbium tapered fiber laser, 79141Y (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.871937
Proc. SPIE 7914, Characterization of modal coupling of Bragg gratings in large-mode-area fibers, 79141Z (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.872361
Proc. SPIE 7914, Arbitrarily-shaped bursts of picosecond pulses from a fiber laser source for high-throughput applications, 791420 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.872891
Proc. SPIE 7914, Group-velocity dispersion in multimode photonic crystal fibers measured using time-domain white-light interferometry, 791422 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873307
Proc. SPIE 7914, Performance characterization of new erbium-doped fibers using MCVD nanoparticle doping process, 791423 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873714
Proc. SPIE 7914, High-power double-clad Er-doped fiber laser, 791424 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.873740
Proc. SPIE 7914, A simple tunable and switchable dual-wavelength fiber laser at room temperature, 791426 (11 February 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.874040