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Optical frequency metrology using spectrally tailored continuum from a nonlinear fiber grating

Published

Author(s)

Kyoungsik Kim, Brian R. Washburn, C. W. Oates, Leo W. Hollberg, Nathan R. Newbury, Scott Diddams, Paul S. Westbrook, Jeffrey W. Nicholson, K Feder

Abstract

We report the significant enhancement (24 dB) of the optical beat note between a 657-nm CW laser and the tailored continuum generated with a nonlinear fiber Bragg grating. The same continuum is used to stabilize the offset frequency of a Cr:forsterite femtosecond laser.
Conference Dates
July 25-27, 2005
Conference Location
San Diego, CA, USA
Conference Title
IEEE LEOS summer Topical Meeting, Optical Frequency and Time Measurement and Generation

Keywords

metrology, ultrafast processes in fibers, ultrafastlasers

Citation

Kim, K. , Washburn, B. , Oates, C. , Hollberg, L. , Newbury, N. , Diddams, S. , Westbrook, P. , Nicholson, J. and Feder, K. (2005), Optical frequency metrology using spectrally tailored continuum from a nonlinear fiber grating, IEEE LEOS summer Topical Meeting, Optical Frequency and Time Measurement and Generation, San Diego, CA, USA, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=32475 (Accessed April 17, 2024)
Created July 24, 2005, Updated October 12, 2021