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GONG Shuang, TIAN Jin-rong, LI Ke-xuan, GUOYU He-yang, XU Chang-xing, SONG Yan-rong. Advances in new two-dimensional materials and its application in solid-state lasers[J]. Chinese Optics, 2018, 11(1): 18-30. doi: 10.3788/CO.20181101.0018
Citation: GONG Shuang, TIAN Jin-rong, LI Ke-xuan, GUOYU He-yang, XU Chang-xing, SONG Yan-rong. Advances in new two-dimensional materials and its application in solid-state lasers[J]. Chinese Optics, 2018, 11(1): 18-30. doi: 10.3788/CO.20181101.0018

Advances in new two-dimensional materials and its application in solid-state lasers

doi: 10.3788/CO.20181101.0018

National Natural Science Foundation of China 61575011

Basic Research Foundation of Beijing University of Technology X3006111201501

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  • Corresponding author: TIAN Jin-rong, E-mail:jrtian@bjut.edu.cn
  • Received Date: 05 Sep 2017
  • Rev Recd Date: 26 Oct 2017
  • Publish Date: 01 Feb 2018
  • The applications and advances of new two-dimensional materials as saturable absorbers in solid-state lasers are introduced in this paper. The characteristics and advantages of two-dimensional materials are briefly summarized. Taking the new two-dimensional materials such as graphene, topological insulator, transition metal dichalcogenides and black phosphorus as examples, the Q-switched and mode-locked processes in solid-state lasers are analyzed, which reveals the promising future of new-type two-dimensional materials for the applications in the research of pulsed solid-state lasers. The combination of solid-state lasers and two-dimensional materials can further improve the research of two-dimensional materials and is expected to develop a large number of new solid-state lasers and used as a base light source in many areas to promote the developments of related fields.


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