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Highly efficient 978nm diode pumped erbium-doped fibre amplifier with 24dB gain

Laming, R.I., Shah, V., Curtis, L., Vodhanel, R.S., Favire, F.J., Barnes, W.L., Minelly, J.D., Bour, D.P. and Tarbox, E.J. (1989) Highly efficient 978nm diode pumped erbium-doped fibre amplifier with 24dB gain At 7th International Conference on Integrated Optics & Optical Fibre Communication. 18 - 21 Jul 1989.

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Abstract

We report an Er3+-doped fibre amplifier pumped with a strained InGaAs/A lGaAs quantum-well diode laser operating at 978nm. Efficient optical coupling was achieved with a wedge-tipped fibre. An optical gain of 24dB at 1535nm was obtained with only 6.2mW of pump power, corresponding to a gain of 3.9dB/mW of pump power. This is the highest efficiency for a fiber amplifier reported to date.

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Published date: 1989
Venue - Dates: 7th International Conference on Integrated Optics & Optical Fibre Communication, 1989-07-18 - 1989-07-21

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Local EPrints ID: 77521
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/77521
PURE UUID: a4df69e3-025e-46e6-bbfd-fb33a47ceb9d

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:31

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Author: R.I. Laming
Author: V. Shah
Author: L. Curtis
Author: R.S. Vodhanel
Author: F.J. Favire
Author: W.L. Barnes
Author: J.D. Minelly
Author: D.P. Bour
Author: E.J. Tarbox

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