The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

Design and fabrication of high gain-efficiency erbium-doped fibre amplifiers

Record type: Article

The gain efficiency of a fully optimised EDFA is calculated as a function of the fibre NA and dopant confinement in the core and is shown to agree well with experimental data. A gain efficiency of 8.9dB/mW is demonstrated which is the best reported value to date for MCVD fibres. In addition, the detrimental effect of pump and signal background losses on the optimum gain efficiency is considered in detail.

Full text not available from this repository.

Citation

Zervas, M.N., Laming, R.I., Townsend, J.E., Tarbox, E.J. and Payne, D.N. (1992) Design and fabrication of high gain-efficiency erbium-doped fibre amplifiers IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 4, (12), pp. 1324-1344. (doi:10.1109/68.180570).

More information

Published date: 1992

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 78320
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78320
ISSN: 1041-1135
PURE UUID: b6083964-2d5d-4d03-ba0e-4b36fcdf1591

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:25

Export record

Altmetrics

Contributors

Author: M.N. Zervas
Author: R.I. Laming
Author: J.E. Townsend
Author: E.J. Tarbox
Author: D.N. Payne

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×