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85% efficiency for cw frequency doubling from 1.08 to 0.54 μm

Ou, Z. Y. and Pereira, S. F. and Polzik, E. S. and Kimble, H. J. (1992) 85% efficiency for cw frequency doubling from 1.08 to 0.54 μm. Optics Letters, 17 (9). pp. 640-642. ISSN 0146-9592.

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Conversion efficiency of 85% has been achieved in cw second-harmonic generation from 1.08 to 0.54 μm with a potassium titanyl phosphate crystal inside an external ring cavity. An absolute comparison between the experimental data and a simple theory is made and shows good agreement.

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Additional Information:© 1992 Optical Society of America Received December 2, 1991 This research was supported by the U.S. Office of Naval Research (N00014-90-J-1059), by the National Science Foundation (PHY-9014547), and by the Venture Research Unit of British Petroleum. We gratefully acknowledge the contributions of J. T. Lin, who directed our attention to the research in Ref. 8 and who helped to obtain KTP crystals of such high quality. We likewise benefited greatly from the skillfully fabricated dielectric coatings provided by R. Lalezari of PMS Electrooptics and G. Enzor of Thin Film Lab.
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