Picosecond optical parametric generation in the red to near infrared band with a MgO:PPLN crystal pumped by an amplified passively Q-switched microchip laser
Proceedings of the Advanced Solid State Lasers Conference (ASSL)
Type: Zeitschriftenaufsatz (non-reviewed)
We developed a red to near infrared continuous tunable laser system seeded by a picosecond passively Q-switched microchip laser at 1064 nm. Pulse duration below 150 ps and pulse energy > 700 nJ with kHz repetition rate were achieved.