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High power (60mW) single frequency erbium:ytterbium codoped fiber laser

Samson, B.N., Dong, L., Loh, W.H. and Hsu, K. (1997) High power (60mW) single frequency erbium:ytterbium codoped fiber laser At 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC 97), Australia. 07 - 10 Dec 1997.

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Abstract

The characteristics of a high power Er3+:Yb3+ single frequency fiber laser pumped at 980nm are reported. The device gives 60mW output power with RIN 10MHz and linewidth 500kHz. At low output powers (< 30mW) the slope efficiency is as high as 25%, falling to 12% at higher powers, the saturation behaviour is related to a bottleneck effect due to the finite Yb-Er transfer rate. Improved performance can be obtained using new fibers with an increased rare-earth concentration which show negligible signs of erbium clustering

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Published date: 1997
Venue - Dates: 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC 97), Australia, 1997-12-07 - 1997-12-10

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Local EPrints ID: 76721
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/76721
PURE UUID: 3034651d-23e1-4c24-9f46-3129e5b41637

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:38

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Author: B.N. Samson
Author: L. Dong
Author: W.H. Loh
Author: K. Hsu

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