J. Phys. III France
Volume 5, Numéro 3, March 1995
Page(s) 225 - 236
DOI: 10.1051/jp3:1995122
J. Phys. III France 5 (1995) 225-236

Rare Earth Doped Fluoride Fibre Lasers Using Direct-Coated Dielectric Mirrors

S. Boj1, F. Alard1, J.-Y. Allain1, H. Poignant1, E. Delevaque1, M. Saccoccio2, Y. Aubry2, D. Pureur3 and M. Douay3

1  France Télécom, CNET Lannion B, RIO/TSO, France
2  ONERA, CERT-DERO, Toulouse, France
3  Laboratoire de Dynamique Moléculaire et Photonique, UST Lille, France

(Received 2 May 1994, revised 4 November 1994, accepted 16 December 1994)

In this letter, we report on the realisation of fluoride fibre lasers. Mirrors were directly deposited on fibre endfaces. Using this technique, we have fabricated stable fibre lasers. Then, we present our recent results on fluoride fibre lasers.

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