26 February 2018 Novel techniques for stabilizing fiber laser frequency combs
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Proceedings Volume 10512, Fiber Lasers XV: Technology and Systems; 105121N (2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2288766
Event: SPIE LASE, 2018, San Francisco, California, United States
Abstract
We present the carrier envelope offset (CEO) frequency stabilization of a fiber laser using two novel methods. The first one is based on cross gain modulation (XGM) implemented with a low-power auxiliary light sharing the laser gain medium. The second method is based on opto-optical-modulation (OOM) of a semiconductor absorber mirror in the laser cavity, used for the first time in a fiber laser. We achieved CEO stabilization with feedback bandwidths of up to 600 kHz using these two easy-to-integrate methods. A tight CEO lock was achieved with a residual integrated phase noise of less than 400 mrad.
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Kutan Gürel, Kutan Gürel, Valentin J. Wittwer, Valentin J. Wittwer, Sargis Hakobyan, Sargis Hakobyan, Nayara Jornod, Nayara Jornod, Stéphane Schilt, Stéphane Schilt, Thomas Südmeyer, Thomas Südmeyer, } "Novel techniques for stabilizing fiber laser frequency combs", Proc. SPIE 10512, Fiber Lasers XV: Technology and Systems, 105121N (26 February 2018); doi: 10.1117/12.2288766; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2288766
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