Raman Fiber Lasers

  • Yan Feng

Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 207)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Yan Feng, Lei Zhang
    Pages 1-33
  3. V. R. Supradeepa, Jeffrey W. Nicholson
    Pages 35-66
  4. Vincent Fortin, Martin Bernier, Réal Vallée
    Pages 67-116
  5. Guanshi Qin
    Pages 205-233
  6. Paul S. Westbrook, Kazi S. Abedin, Tristan Kremp
    Pages 235-271
  7. Sergey A. Babin, Sergey I. Kablukov, Ekaterina A. Zlobina, Evgeniy V. Podivilov, Sofia R. Abdullina, Ivan A. Lobach et al.
    Pages 273-354
  8. Paul S. Westbrook, Kazi S. Abedin, Tristan Kremp
    Pages E1-E1
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 355-357

About this book


This book serves as a comprehensive, up-to-date reference about this cutting-edge laser technology and its many new and interesting developments. Various aspects and trends of Raman fiber lasers are described in detail by experts in their fields. Raman fiber lasers have progressed quickly in the past decade, and have emerged as a versatile laser technology for generating high power light sources covering a spectral range from visible to mid-infrared. The technology is already being applied in the fields of telecommunication, astronomy, cold atom physics, laser spectroscopy, environmental sensing, and laser medicine. This book covers various topics relating to Raman fiber laser research, including power scaling, cladding and diode pumping, cascade Raman shifting, single frequency operation and power amplification, mid-infrared laser generation, specialty optical fibers, and random distributed feedback Raman fiber lasers. The book will appeal to scientists, students, and technicians seeking to understand the recent developments and future trends of this promising and multifaceted technology.


Raman fiber lasers fiber lasers and amplifiers fiber laser applications high power light sources laser medicine laser spectroscopy fiber cladding mode locking diode pumping specialty Raman fibers

Editors and affiliations

  • Yan Feng
    • 1
  1. 1.Chinese Academy of SciencesShanghai Institute of Optics & Fine MechanicsJiadingChina

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