Skip to main content
banner image
No data available.
Please log in to see this content.
You have no subscription access to this content.
No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.
1.Q. Wang, J. H. Geng, and S. B. Jiang, Opt. Eng. 53, 061609 (2014).
2.F. Cornacchia, A. Toncelli, and M. Tonelli, Prog. Quantum Electron. 33, 61 (2009).
3.P. Zhou, X. Wang, Y. Ma, H. , and Z. J. Liu, Laser Phys. 22, 1744 (2012).
4.B. Tunc and M. Gulsoy, Laser Surg. Med. 45, 48 (2013).
5.M. Pollnau and S. D. Jackson, “Mid-Infrared Fiber Lasers,” in Solid-State Mid-Infrared Laser Sources, edited by I. T. Sorokina and K. L. Vodopyanov (Springer Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2003), Vol. 89, pp. 219255.
6.B. Richards, A. Jia, Y. Tsang, D. Binks, J. Lousteau, F. Fusari, A. Lagatsky, C. Brown, and W. Sibbert, Laser Phys. Lett. 7, 177 (2010).
7.D. A. Simpson, W. E. K. Gibbs, S. F. Collins, W. Blanc, B. Dussardier, G. Monnom, P. Peterka, and G. W. Baxter, Opt. Express 16, 13781 (2008).
8.B. Richards, S. X. Shen, A. Jha, Y. Tsang, and D. Binks, Opt. Express 15, 6546 (2007).
9.M. J. Weber, E. J. Sharp, and J. E. Miller, J. P. Chem. Solids 32, 2275 (1971).
10.E. Heumann, M. Ledig, D. Ehrt, and W. Seeber, Appl. Phys. Lett. 52, 255 (1988).
11.U. R. Rodríguez-Mendoza, V. D. Rodríguez, I. R. Martín, J. Méndez-Ramos, and P. Núñez, J. Alloys Compd. 323-324, 759 (2001).
12.C. F. Song, M. K. , P. Yang, D. Xu, D. R. Yuan, G. J. Zhou, and F. Gu, Mater. Sci. Eng: B 97, 64 (2003).
13.S. Mizuno, H. Ito, K. Hasegawa, H. Nasu, M. Hughes, T. Suzuki, and Y. Ohishi, Proc. SPIE 7598, 75980 (2010).
14.B. J. Fei, W. Guo, J. Q. Huang, Q. F. Huang, J. Chen, J. T. Li, W. D. Chen, and Y. G. Cao, Opt. Mater. Express 3, 2037 (2013).
15.R. Müller, P. Fuhrberg, H. O. Teichmann, and W. Viöl, Opt. Laser Technol. 37, 570 (2005).
16.D. A. Zubenko, M. A. Noginov, S. G. Semenkov, V. A. Smirnov, and I. A. Shcherbakov, Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 133 (1992).
17.X. Jiang, J. Lousteau, S. X. Shen, and A. Jia, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 355, 2015 (2009).
18.J. F. Wu, S. B. Jiang, T. Luo, J. H. Geng, N. Peyghambarian, and N. P. Barnes, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 334 (2006).
19.A. Jha, B. Richards, G. Jose, T. T. Fernandez, P. Joshi, X. Jiang, and J. Lousteau, Prog. Mater. Sci. 57, 1426 (2012).
20.T. Murata, M. Torisaka, H. Takebe, and K. Morinaga, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 220, 139 (1997).
21.D. L. Russell, K. Holliday, M. Grinberg, and D. B. Hollis, Phys. Rev. B. 59, 13712 (1997).
22.C. R. Kesavulu, R. P. S. Chakradhar, R. S. Muralidhara, J. L. Rao, and R. V. Anavekar, J. Alloys Compd. 496, 75 (2010).
23.F. Rasheed, K. P. O’Donnell, B. Henderson, and D. B. Hollis, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 3, 3825 (1991).
24.M. Yamaga, B. Henderson, K. P. O’Donnell, and Y. Gao, Phys. Rev. B. 44, 4853 (1991).
25.W. Nie, Y. Kalisky, C. Pedrini, A. Monteil, and G. Boulon, Opt. Quantum Electron. 22, 123 (1990).
26.J. Yuan, S. X. Shen, W. C. Wang, M. Y. Peng, Q. Y. Zhang, and Z. H. Jiang, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 133506 (2013);
26.Z. H. Jiang and Q. Y. Zhang, Prog. Mater. Sci. 61, 144 (2014).

Data & Media loading...


Article metrics loading...



Cr3+/Tm3+ co-doped fluorogermanate glasses were prepared by melt-quenching technique, and their luminescent properties were investigated under excitation of Xenon lamp and 808 nm laser diode, respectively. Through strong sensitization of Cr3+, an enhanced 1.8 µm emission band of Tm3+: 3F3H can be achieved in an extremely extended excitation band of 380-900 nm. The possible energy transfer mechanism between Cr3+ and Tm3+ is rationally discussed. On the basis of experimental data, the highest energy transfer efficiency is up to 91.70%. Our results suggest this efficient Cr3+/Tm3+ co-doping system provides a selective pump mechanism for obtaining 1.8 µm laser and thus shows attractive applications in near-infrared fiber lasers and amplifiers.


Full text loading...


Access Key

  • FFree Content
  • OAOpen Access Content
  • SSubscribed Content
  • TFree Trial Content
752b84549af89a08dbdd7fdb8b9568b5 journal.articlezxybnytfddd