6 February 2012 Longitudinal mode selection in laser cavity by moiré volume Bragg grating
Author Affiliations +
A Fabry-Perot etalon, consisting of two π phase shifted reflecting volume Bragg gratings, is presented. These gratings are obtained as a moiré pattern resulting from sequential recording of interference patterns with different periods in photo-thermo-refractive glass and called moiré volume Bragg gratings (MVBGs). A detailed investigation of the fundamental operating principles and measurement techniques for phase shifted gratings is shown. Experimental results demonstrating a MVBG with a 15 pm bandwidth and 90% transmission at resonance are presented. The use of the MVBG for longitudinal mode selection in a laser resonator is shown.
© (2012) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Daniel Ott, Daniel Ott, Vasile Rotar, Vasile Rotar, Julien Lumeau, Julien Lumeau, Sergiy Mokhov, Sergiy Mokhov, Ivan Divliansky, Ivan Divliansky, Aleksandr Ryasnyanskiy, Aleksandr Ryasnyanskiy, Nikolai Vorobiev, Nikolai Vorobiev, Vadim Smirnov, Vadim Smirnov, Christine Spiegelberg, Christine Spiegelberg, Leonid Glebov, Leonid Glebov, } "Longitudinal mode selection in laser cavity by moiré volume Bragg grating", Proc. SPIE 8236, Laser Resonators, Microresonators, and Beam Control XIV, 823621 (6 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.909465; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.909465

Back to Top