Recent Publications

2016

"Design of intrinsically single-mode double clad crystalline fiber waveguides for high power lasers"
Da Li; Pengda Hong; Stephanie K. Meissner; Helmuth E. Meissner
Proc. SPIE 9744, Optical Components and Materials XIII, 97441H (30 March 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2213453

"Power scaling analysis of crystalline fiber waveguides based on RE3+-doped YAG cores"
Da Li; Pengda Hong; Stephanie K. Meissner; Helmuth E. Meissner
Proc. SPIE 9744, Optical Components and Materials XIII, 97441I (30 March 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2213474


2015

"Monolithic solid-state lasers for spaceflight"
Michael A. Krainak; Anthony W. Yu; Mark A. Stephen; Scott Merritt; Leonid Glebov; Larissa Glebova; Aleksandr Ryasnyanskiy; Vadim Smirnov; Xiaodong Mu; Stephanie Meissner; Helmuth Meissner
Proc. SPIE 9342, Solid State Lasers XXIV: Technology and Devices, 93420K (February 20, 2015)

"Laser diode pumped high efficiency Yb:YAG crystalline fiber waveguide lasers"
Xiaodong Mu; Stephanie Meissner; Helmuth Meissner
Proc. SPIE. 9342, Solid State Lasers XXIV: Technology and Devices, 934209. (February 20, 2015)


2014

"High efficiency Yb:YAG crystalline fiber-waveguide lasers "
Xiaodong Mu, Stephanie Meissner, Helmuth Meissner, and Anthony W. Yu, High efficiency Yb:YAG crystalline fiber-waveguide lasers, Optics Letters 39, pp1-4


2013

Xingquan Zou, Pu Zhao, Pengda Hong, Xiaomu Lin, Yujie J. Ding,, Xiaodong Mu, HuaiChuan Lee, Stephanie K. Meissner, and Helmuth Meissner, "Restoration of Blurred Images Due to Phase Distortion Based on Polarization-Insensitive Phase Conjugation in Second-Order Nonlinear Medium," Optics Letters, pending publication (2013).


2012

N. Ter-Gabrielyan, V. Fromzel, X. Mu, H. Meissner, M. Dubinskii, "High efficiency, resonantly diode pumped, double-clad, Er:YAG-core, waveguide laser," Optics Express 20, 25554-25561 (2012).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Stephanie Meissner, "Novel technology for producing LiNbO3 nonlinear optical waveguides," Proc. of IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC) (San Francisco 2012).

Pu Zhao, Srinivasa Ragam, Lei Wang, Yujie Ding, Ioulia Zotova, Xiaodong Mu, Huai-Chuan Lee, Stephanie Meissner, Helmuth Meissner, "Simultaneous Generation of Multiple THz Frequencies Tunable for Novel Applications," Proc. OSA CLEO (San Jose 2012).

Pu Zhao, Srinivasa Ragam, Yujie Ding, Ioulia Zotova, Xiaodong Mu, Huai-Chuan Lee, Stephanie Meissner, Helmuth Meissner, "Singly resonant optical parametric oscillator based on adhesive-free-bonded periodically inverted KTiOPO4 plates: terahertz generation by mixing a pair of idler waves," Optics Letters 37, 1283-1285 (2012).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, Mark Dubinskii, "True Crystalline Fibers: Double-Clad LMA Design Concept of Tm:YAG-Core Fiber and Mode Simulation", Proc. of SPIE Photonics West (San Francisco 2012).


2011

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "LD Pumped High Efficiency, High Power Tm:YLF Laser with Adhesive-Free Bond® Laser Composites," Proc. SPIE Photonics West (San Francisco 2011).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "Ho:YAG Laser Pumped Walk-off Compensated Mid-Infrared ZGP Optical Parametric Oscillation," Proc. SPIE Photonics West (San Francisco 2011).


2010

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, and Huai-Chuan Lee, "Optical parametric oscillations of 2 µm in multiple-layer bonded walk-off compensated KTP stacks," Optics Letters 35, 387 (2010).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "High Efficiency, High Power 2.097-µm Ho:YAG Laser," Proc. OSA ASSP (San Diego 2010).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "Optical Parametric Oscillations in Walk-off Compensated Adhesive-Free Bond® KTP Composites," Proc. OSA ASSP (San Diego 2010).

Xiaodong Mu, Huai-Chuan Lee, Helmuth Meissner, "Investigation of Interface Heat Transfer in Adhesive Free Bond® Laser Composites," Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Broomfield 2010).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "High Efficiency, High Power 2.097-µm Ho:YAG Laser Pumped Mid-Infrared ZGP Optical Parametric Oscillation," Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2010).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "Efficient Heat Removal from Laser Crystal with Chemical Vapor Deposited Diamond Heat Spreader," Proc. OSA CLEO/IQEC (San Jose 2010).


2009

Xiaodong Mu, Huai-Chuan Lee, Helmuth Meissner, "Walk-off corrected KTP crystal for low pulse energy pumped optical parametric oscillation", Proc. SPIE Photonics West (San Jose 2009).

Huai-Chuan Lee, Helmuth Meissner, Xiaodong Mu, Chao Liu, and Wei Qui, "Bonding force determination at AFB® interfaces of single crystal sapphire components", Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2009).

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, Huai-Chuan Lee, "Thulium Fiber Laser 4-Pass End-Pumped High Efficiency 2.09µm Ho:YAG Laser", Proc. OSA CLEO/IQEC (Baltimore 2009).


2008

Huai-Chuan Lee, Helmuth E. Meissner, "Tensile strength and elastic moduli of composite solid state laser media", Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2008).

Huai-Chuan Lee, and Helmuth E. Meissner, "Mechanical properties of Van der Waals Adhesive-Free Bond (AFB®) Optical Composites", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2008).


2007

H-C Lee and H. Meissner, "Walk-off correction for biaxial crystals", Proc. SPIE Europe Symposium on Security and Defence (Florence, Italy 2007).

Lee, H.C., Meissner, H.E., Hopkins, F.K., Schuenemann, P., "Walk-off correction using AFB® similar nonlinear crystal composites," Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2007).

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H.E., "AFB® CVD diamond composites with laser materials", Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2007).

Lee, H.C., Meissner, H.E., "Characterization AFB® sapphire single crystal composites for infrared window applications", Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2007).

Lee, H.C., Meissner, H.E., "Strength test results of AFB® single crystal composites for solid state laser components", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Los Angeles 2007).


2006

H. Lee, H. E. Meissner, and O. R. Meissner, "Adhesive-free-bond (AFB®) CVD diamond/sapphire and CVD diamond/YAG crystal composites", Proc. SPIE Defense and Security Symposium (Orlando 2006).

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., and Meissner, O. R., "Stress Relief of Adhesive-Free Bond (AFB®) Laser Crystal Composites at Elevated and Cryogenic Temperatures", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2006).


2004

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., Hopkins, F. K., and Meissner, O. R., "Thermal Shock Resistance of YAG/sapphire Single Crystal Composites", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2004).

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., and Meissner, O. R., "Co:GGG edge cladding with adjusted absorption coefficient in composite crystals", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2004).


2003

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., Meissner, O. R., Rotter, M., Mitchell, S. C., Thermal-4, "Thermal Shock Results of Cr4+:GGG Clad Nd:GGG Composite Amplifier Slab for Heat Capacity Laser", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2003).

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., and Meissner, O. R., "Low-loss adhesive-free fiber connections for high-power laser transmission", Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng., 4974, 128(2003)


2002

Lee, H-C, Meissner, H. E., and Meissner, O. R., "YAG/Sapphire Single Crystal Composites as Lasing Components for High Energy Solid-State Lasers", Proc. DEPS SSDLTR (Albuquerque 2002).