High Power Fiber Lasers: A Review

@article{Zervas2014HighPF,
  title={High Power Fiber Lasers: A Review},
  author={M. Zervas and Christophe A. Codemard},
  journal={IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics},
  year={2014},
  volume={20},
  pages={219-241}
}
  • M. Zervas, Christophe A. Codemard
  • Published 2014
  • Materials Science
  • IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics
  • In this paper, we summarize the fundamental properties and review the latest developments in high power fiber lasers. The review is focused primarily on the most common fiber laser configurations and the associated cladding pumping issues. Special attention is placed on pump combination techniques and the parameters that affect the brightness enhancement observed in single-mode and multimode high power fiber lasers. The review includes the major limitations imposed by fiber nonlinearities and… CONTINUE READING
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