IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Waveguide inscription in YAG:Cr /sup 4+/ crystals by femtosecond laser irradiation

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)

Author(s): M.V. Dubov ; I. Khrushchev ; I. Bennion ; A.G. Okhrimchuk ; A.V. Shestakov
Sponsor(s): APS
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2004
Conference Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Conference Date: 16 May 2004
Volume: 1
Page Count: 2
ISBN (Paper): 1-55752-777-6
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We have observed a positive change of refractive index and formation of waveguides in YAG:Cr/sup 4+/ crystals, exposed to a high-intensity femtosecond laser beam. The technique is potentially... View More

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