Noise reduction in fiber ring lasers by use of a semiconductor optical amplifier

Lei Xu, I. Glesk, V. Baby, P.R. Prucnal

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Abstract

We analyze the high-pass filtering characteristics of the SOAs and show that the SOA carrier lifetime and saturation power will have important influence on its applications of beating noise suppression in fiber ring lasers.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - May 2004
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2004 (CLEO) - , United Kingdom
Duration: 16 May 200421 May 2004

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2004 (CLEO)
CountryUnited Kingdom
Period16/05/0421/05/04

Keywords

  • noise reduction
  • fiber ring lasers
  • semiconductor
  • optical amplifier
  • carrier lifetime
  • semiconductor optical amplifiers
  • ring lasers
  • optical filters
  • laser noise
  • high-pass filters
  • fibre lasers

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Xu, L., Glesk, I., Baby, V., & Prucnal, P. R. (2004). Noise reduction in fiber ring lasers by use of a semiconductor optical amplifier. Paper presented at Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2004 (CLEO), United Kingdom.