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Ever Higher Power From Mode-Locked Lasers

Rüdiger Paschotta and Ursula Keller

Passive mode locking was first used to generate ultrashort pulses in the mid-1960s. Today, mode locked lasers can generate pulses on the order of 5 fs at 60 W, a level of performance that allows researchers to target new applications.

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Ever Higher Power From Mode-Locked Lasers

Rüdiger Paschotta and Ursula Keller

Passive mode locking was first used to generate ultrashort pulses in the mid-1960s. Today, mode locked lasers can generate pulses on the order of 5 fs at 60 W, a level of performance that allows researchers to target new applications.

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Publish Date: 01 May 2003


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