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基于光谱烧孔效应的激光稳频技术研究与进展

Research and Development on Laser Frequency Stabilization Based on Spectral Hole-Burning Effect

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摘要

基于低温稀土离子掺杂晶体中的光谱烧孔效应的激光稳频技术,以低温下稀土离子掺杂晶体中的光谱烧孔为频率锁定参考,有更低的热噪声极限,而且,与基于法布里-珀罗参考腔的激光稳频技术相比,该技术具有对外界温度、压力和加速度的变化更不敏感的优势,因此其频率稳定度理论上可达10 -17量级,能实现与法布里-珀罗参考腔可比拟甚至超越的稳频效果。从理论原理、技术实现、国内外研究进展几方面介绍了基于光谱烧孔效应的激光稳频技术,并对其在频率稳定技术领域的发展前景进行了展望。

Abstract

Laser frequency stabilization based on the spectral hole-burning effect in the cryogenic rare-earth-ion-doped crystal makes use of the spectral holes in the absorption of doped ions as the frequency reference. This technique has a low thermal noise limit. In comparison with the laser frequency stabilization technique based on the Fabry-Perot cavity, the proposed laser frequency stabilization technique is more insensitive to temperature, pressure, and acceleration, thereby featuring its viability to let frequency stabilization reach the theoretical limit of 10 -17, which is comparable or even beyond with that of a Fabry-Perot cavity. The laser frequency stabilization technique based on spectral hole-burning effect is introduced from the aspects of theoretical principle, technical realization, and research progress at home and abroad. Furthermore, its development trend in the field of frequency stabilization is prospected.

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DOI:10.3788/LOP56.110003

所属栏目:综述

基金项目:国家自然科学基金青年基金;

收稿日期:2018-11-22

修改稿日期:2019-01-07

网络出版日期:2019-06-13

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韩琳:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190
林弋戈:中国计量科学研究院时间频率计量研究所, 北京 100029
杨晶:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190
蓝英杰:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190
李烨:中国计量科学研究院时间频率计量研究所, 北京 100029
王小军:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190
薄勇:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190
彭钦军:中国科学院理化技术研究所功能晶体与激光技术重点实验室激光物理与技术研究中心, 北京 100190

联系人作者:韩琳(hanlin@mail.ipc.ac.cn)

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Lin Han, Yige Lin, Jing Yang, Yingjie Lan, Ye Li, Xiaojun Wang, Yong Bo, Qinjun Peng. Research and Development on Laser Frequency Stabilization Based on Spectral Hole-Burning Effect[J]. Laser & Optoelectronics Progress, 2019, 56(11): 110003

韩琳, 林弋戈, 杨晶, 蓝英杰, 李烨, 王小军, 薄勇, 彭钦军. 基于光谱烧孔效应的激光稳频技术研究与进展[J]. 激光与光电子学进展, 2019, 56(11): 110003

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