Abbreviated Journal Title
Appl. Phys. Lett.
Saturable Absorber; Laser; Physics, Applied
Cr4+ -doped Y2SiO5 and Ca2Al2SiO7 have been investigated as broadband, solid state saturable absorbers. Saturation properties in the near infrared as well as a demonstration of tunable, passive Q switching of a flash-lamp pumped Cr:LiSAF laser are discussed.
Applied Physics Letters
Munin, Egberto; Villaverde, A. Balbin; Zhang, X. X.; and Bass, Michael, "Broad-Band, Intensity-Dependent Absorption In Tetravalent Chromium-Doped Crystals" (1993). Faculty Bibliography 1990s. 864.