A technique of direct writing of depressed cladding waveguides by a tightly focused, femtosecond laser beam in laser crystals has been developed. A laser based on a depressed cladding waveguide in a Neodimium doped YAG crystal has been demonstrated for the first time.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering|
|Publication status||Published - 21 Jul 2005|
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