High repetition rate passively Q-switched erbium-doped fiber laser incorporating an electro-absorption modulator

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

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We report a novel passively Q-switched fiber laser using an electro-absorption modulator (EAM) as a saturable absorber. The fast response time of the EAM enables the Q-switched fiber laser to operate at high repetition rate.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007, CLEO 2007
ISBN (Print)9781557528346
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics [CLEO] -
Duration: 1 Jan 2007 → …


ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics [CLEO]
Period1/01/07 → …

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