A semiconductor optical amplifier and an erbium-doped fiber are incorporated in a ring cavity to form a hybrid gain medium. Stable multi-wavelength laser operation using such a medium is predicted theoretically and confirmed experimentally.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2003|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States|
Duration: 1 Jun 2003 → 6 Jun 2003
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