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2.8 μm all-fiber Q-switched and mode-locked lasers with black phosphorus

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In past years, rare-earth-doped fluoride fiber lasers (FFLs) have developed rapidly in the mid-infrared (mid-IR) region. However, due to the lack of fiber optic devices and challenge of fluoride fiber splicing, most mid-IR FFLs have been demonstrated with free-space optic elements, limiting the advantages of all-fiber lasers for flexible delivery, stability, and compactness. Here, we report, to the best of our knowledge, the first pulsed all-fiber FFL in the mid-IR region. By taking advantage of the integration of black phosphorus flake, stable Q-switched and mode-locked pulses were obtained at 2.8 μm wavelength. We believe that this all-fiber design will promote the application of pulsed FFL in the mid-IR region.

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DOI:10.1364/prj.6.001074

所属栏目:Lasers and laser optics

基金项目:National Basic Research Program of China (2013CBA01505); National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)10.13039/501100001809 (11721091, 61675130); National Postdoctoral Program for Innovative Talents (BX20170149); China Postdoctoral Science Foundation10.13039/501100002858 (2017M620150).

收稿日期:2018-08-03

录用日期:2018-09-02

网络出版日期:2018-09-02

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Zhipeng Qin:Key Laboratory for Laser Plasmas (Ministry of Education), Collaborative Innovation Center of IFSA (CICIFSA), School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Guoqiang Xie:Key Laboratory for Laser Plasmas (Ministry of Education), Collaborative Innovation Center of IFSA (CICIFSA), School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Jingui Ma:Key Laboratory for Laser Plasmas (Ministry of Education), Collaborative Innovation Center of IFSA (CICIFSA), School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Peng Yuan:Key Laboratory for Laser Plasmas (Ministry of Education), Collaborative Innovation Center of IFSA (CICIFSA), School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Liejia Qian:Key Laboratory for Laser Plasmas (Ministry of Education), Collaborative Innovation Center of IFSA (CICIFSA), School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China

联系人作者:Guoqiang Xie(xiegq@sjtu.edu.cn)

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Zhipeng Qin, Guoqiang Xie, Jingui Ma, Peng Yuan, and Liejia Qian, "2.8 μm all-fiber Q-switched and mode-locked lasers with black phosphorus," Photonics Research 6(11), 1074-1078 (2018)

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