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Advances in Condensed Matter Physics
Volume 2017, Article ID 7408565, 5 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7408565
Research Article

Over 19 W Single-Mode 1545 nm Er,Yb Codoped All-Fiber Laser

1Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Advanced Laser Materials and Devices, School of Physics and Electronic Engineering, Jiangsu Normal University, Xuzhou, Jiangsu 221116, China
2International Collaborative Laboratory of 2D Materials for Optoelectronics Science and Technology, Key Laboratory of Optoelectronic Devices and Systems of Ministry of Education and Guangdong Province, College of Optoelectronic Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen 518060, China
3Laboratory for Micro-/Nano-Optoelectronic Devices of Ministry of Education, IFSA Collaborative Innovation Center, School of Physics and Electronics, Hunan University, Changsha 410082, China
4School of Electronic Engineering, Nanjing Xiaozhuang University, Nanjing, Jiangsu 211171, China
5Jiangsu Collaborative Innovation Center of Advanced Laser Technology and Emerging Industry, Jiangsu Normal University, Xuzhou 221116, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Jun Liu; nc.ude.uzs@7891juil and Hao Chen; nc.ude.unsj@oahnehc

Received 27 June 2017; Revised 15 August 2017; Accepted 24 August 2017; Published 4 October 2017

Academic Editor: Jörg Fink

Copyright © 2017 Jiadong Wu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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