A semiconductor-based, frequency-stabilized mode-locked laser using a phase modulator and an intracavity etalon


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Davila-Rodriguez J., ÖZDÜR İ. T. , Williams C., Delfyett P. J.

OPTICS LETTERS, cilt.35, no.24, ss.4130-4132, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 24
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1364/ol.35.004130
  • Dergi Adı: OPTICS LETTERS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.4130-4132

Özet

We report a frequency-stabilized semiconductor-based mode-locked laser that uses a phase modulator and an intracavity Fabry-Perot etalon for both active mode-locking and optical frequency stabilization. A twofold multiplication of the repetition frequency of the laser is inherently obtained in the process. The residual timing jitter of the mode-locked pulse train is 13 fs (1 Hz to 100 MHz), measured after regenerative frequency division of the photodetected pulse train. (C) 2010 Optical Society of America