Polarization-insensitive single-pump optical parametric amplifier by depolarization of the pump

T. Luo, Changyuan Yu, L. S. Yan, Z. Pan, Y. Wang, Y. Song, A. E. Willner

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We demonstrate a polarization-insensitive single-pumped optical-parametric-amplifier by depolarizing the pump using a polarization controller followed by a piece of polarization-maintaining fiber with ∼ 100-ps DGD. The polarization-dependent-gain is reduced from S dB to <ldB.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Postconference Digest
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2004
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: 23 Feb 200427 Feb 2004


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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