40 GHz actively mode-locked erbium-doped fiber ring laser using an electro-absorption modulator and a linear optical amplifier

L. Xu, L.F.K. Lui, Ping Kong Alexander Wai, Hwa Yaw Tam, Chao Lu

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We demonstrated a 40-GHz actively mode-locked erbium-doped fiber laser that incorporates an electro-absorption modulator and a linear optical amplifier. Stable pulses with peak power of 46 mW and pulsewidth of 2.8 ps are obtained when pumped with 100 mw.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528306, 9781557528308
Publication statusPublished - 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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