Cr2+:ZnSe Fiber Lasers

Stephen C. Aro, Justin R. Sparks, Sean A. McDaniel, Michael G. Coco, Alex T. Hendrickson, Venkatraman Gopalan, Gary Cook, John V. Badding

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


To date, efforts to power scale Cr2+:ZnSe gain media have been limited by its high thermo-optic coefficient. We demonstrate the first continuous wave Cr2+:ZnSe fiber lasers, providing a path forward for high power systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580200
StatePublished - 2016
EventAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2016 - Boston, United States
Duration: Oct 30 2016Nov 3 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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