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Yb:YAG single crystal fiber power amplifier for femtosecond sources

Abstract : We demonstrate a versatile femtosecond power amplifier using a Yb:YAG single crystal fiber operating from 10 kHz to 10 MHz. For a total pump power of 75 W, up to 30 W is generated from the double-pass power amplifier. At a repetition rate of 10 kHz, an output energy of 1 mJ is obtained after recompression. In this configuration, the pulse duration is 380 fs, corresponding to a peak power of 2.2 GW. The M2 beam quality factor is better than 1.1 for investigated parameters.
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Xavier Délen, Yoann Zaouter, Igor Martial, Nicolas Aubry, Julien Didierjean, et al.. Yb:YAG single crystal fiber power amplifier for femtosecond sources. Optics Letters, Optical Society of America - OSA Publishing, 2013, 38 (2), pp.109-111. ⟨10.1364/OL.38.000109⟩. ⟨hal-00854435⟩

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