A passively mode-locked femtosecond soliton fiber laser at 1.5 µm with a CNT-doped polycarbonate saturable absorber

@article{Shohda2008APM,
  title={A passively mode-locked femtosecond soliton fiber laser at 1.5 µm with a CNT-doped polycarbonate saturable absorber},
  author={Fumio Shohda and Takafumi Shirato and Masataka Nakazawa and Kyoji Komatsu and Toshikuni Kaino},
  journal={2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum electronics and Laser Science Conference},
  year={2008},
  pages={1-2}
}
We report a new 1.5 µm passively mode-locked fiber laser incorporating a CNT-doped polycarbonate as a polymer saturable absorber. A 115-fs, 39-MHz soliton pulse was successfully generated with an average output power of 3.4 mW.