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Determination of optimal pumping configuration for an L-band EDFA with 980-nm LD and ASE pumps
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters (2003)
  • Faisal Rafiq Mahamd Adikan
Abstract
L-band gain improvement through amplified spontaneous emission (ASE) pumping was conducted. For an L-band amplifier system employing ASE to improve gain, pumping the system counter-directionally with ASE and codirectionally with 980 mn would yield the best overall performance in terms of gain. Gain improvement as high as 6 dB was attained. (C) 2003 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Publication Date
December, 2003
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Citation Information
Faisal Rafiq Mahamd Adikan. "Determination of optimal pumping configuration for an L-band EDFA with 980-nm LD and ASE pumps" Microwave and Optical Technology Letters Vol. 39 Iss. 5 (2003)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/faisalrafiq_mahamdadikan/49/