IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Improvement of 1.57-1.61 /spl mu/m band amplification efficiency by recycling wasted backward ASE through the unpumped EDF section

OFC/IOOC'99. Optical Fiber Communication Conference and the International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communications

Author(s): Uh-Chan Ryu ; Namkyoo Park
Sponsor(s): IEEE Commun. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1999
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 21 February 1999
Volume: 2
Page Count: 3
ISBN (Paper): 1-55752-582-X
DOI: 10.1109/OFC.1999.766289
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A novel structure, which utilizes detrimental backward amplified spontaneous emission (ASE) as a secondary pump source is suggested for a 1.58-/spl mu/m silica-based fiber amplifier. By using the... View More

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