Display Settings:


Send to:

Choose Destination
Appl Opt. 2010 Mar 10;49(8):1331-4. doi: 10.1364/AO.49.001331.

Optical differentiation and multimillijoule approximately 150 ps pulse generation in a regenerative amplifier with a temperature-tuned intracavity volume Bragg grating.

Author information

  • Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester, 250 East River Road, Rochester, New York 14623, USA. aoki@lle.rochester.edu


An optical differentiation in a regenerative amplifier with a temperature-tuned volume Bragg grating (VBG) as an intracavity spectral filter is demonstrated for the first time, to the author's knowledge. 12 mJ approximately 150 ps pulses with a TEM(00) beam profile have been generated at the 5 Hz repetition rate in the nanosecond-pulse-seeded regenerative amplifier with a VBG that is temperature detuned from the central wavelength.

PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Icon for Optical Society of America
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk