Accession Number : ADP007667

Title :   Injection Seeding of a Gain-Switched Semiconductor Laser with a Mode-Locked Master Oscillator,

Corporate Author : MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK

Personal Author(s) : Chauchard, E. A. ; Joneckis, L. G. ; Wey, J. S. ; Lee, Chi H.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Pulsed injection seeding, where the master laser is mode-locked and the slave laser gain switched, presents several advantages over CW injection seeding and yields stable, higher power, coherent, short pulses.

Descriptors :   *SEMICONDUCTOR LASERS, *OSCILLATORS, GAIN, INJECTION, LASERS, POWER, PULSES, SEEDING, SHORT PULSES, ELECTROOPTICS, SYMPOSIA.

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE