8 July 1998 Kerr lens mode locking of Ti:Sapphire at 700 and 800 nm for two-photon microscopy
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We describe a compact Kerr lens modelocked Ti:Sapphire laser operating at 700nm and 800nm using Gires-Tournois interferometric mirrors & broadband negative dispersive mirrors for dispersion compensation. Average powers of more than 1W have been achieved with a pulse lengths of <100 femtoseconds using 5W of pump light.
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J. R. Lincoln, J. R. Lincoln, M. K. Steiner-Sheperd, M. K. Steiner-Sheperd, M. K. Reed, M. K. Reed, "Kerr lens mode locking of Ti:Sapphire at 700 and 800 nm for two-photon microscopy", Proc. SPIE 3269, Commercial Applications of Ultrafast Lasers, (8 July 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.580601; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.580601


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