Femtosecond resonant pulse propagation in quantum cascade lasers: Evidence of coherent effects

Hyunyong Choi, Vasileios Marios Gkortsas, Franz X. Kärtner, Laurent Diehl, Christine Y. Wang, Federico Capasso, David Bour, Scott Corzine, Jintian Zhu, Gloria Höfler, Theodore B. Norris

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Abstract

Ultrafast upconversion is employed to investigate pulse propagation in quantum cascade lasers. We have observed advances of the pulse peak to early times, pulse re-shaping, and evidence of a coherent contribution to pulse propagation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Jan 1
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 2008 May 42008 May 9

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period08/5/408/5/9

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Choi, H., Gkortsas, V. M., Kärtner, F. X., Diehl, L., Wang, C. Y., Capasso, F., Bour, D., Corzine, S., Zhu, J., Höfler, G., & Norris, T. B. (2008). Femtosecond resonant pulse propagation in quantum cascade lasers: Evidence of coherent effects. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.