Phosphate, telluride, and fluoride glasses allow new fiber laser frequencies. Some nonlinear effects including optical parametric oscillators (OPO), SRS and SBS extend the operating wavelengths while others like SBS prevent high power operation. Our recent advances will be summarized.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1109/ECOC.2014.6964239
Conference 2014 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2014
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Peyghambarian, N., Kieu, K., Zhu, X., Chavez, A., Temyanko, V., Nagel, J., … Dobler, J. (2014). Functional glass and applications in fiber lasers and fiber optics. Presented at the 2014 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2014. doi:10.1109/ECOC.2014.6964239