Passively Q-switched pulses of up to 94 pJ with a duration of 750 ps have been generated in a tapered bulk InGaAsP bow-tie diode laser. The device was driven by an improved, overshoot-free avalanche pulse generator which gave up to 6.25 A current pulses with a FWHM of 5.0 ns.
|Number of pages
|International Journal of Optoelectronics
|Published - 1 Dec 1996
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials