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

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

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Abstract

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 publication2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2007
Event2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 6 May 200711 May 2007

Conference

Conference2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period6/05/0711/05/07

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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