• Directly diode pumped Kerr lens mode-locked Ti:sapphire oscillator 

        Author(s):Garlick, Jonathan P.
        Date Issued:2014
        Date Submitted:2014
        Format:born digital; masters theses
        This document describes how 445nm laser diodes were successfully used to pump a soft aperture Kerr lens mode-locked Ti:sapphire oscillator. Measurements were taken in order to determine the mechanism behind the mode-locking ...