Pulse broadening or compression in fast-light pulse propagation through an erbium-doped fiber amplifier

Heedeuk Shin, Aaron Schweinsberg, George Gehring, Katie Schwertz, Jeong Chang Hye, Q Han Park, Daniel J. Gauthier, Robert W. Boyd

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Abstract

Pulse broadening or compression in an Er3+-doped fiber amplifier is observed, and explained by gain recovery and pulse spectrum broadening effects. Maximal pulse advancement and minimal pulse distortion are obtained by optimizing these competing effects.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Technical Digest Series
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Dec 1
Event2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2007 May 62007 May 11

Other

Other2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period07/5/607/5/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Shin, H., Schweinsberg, A., Gehring, G., Schwertz, K., Hye, J. C., Park, Q. H., Gauthier, D. J., & Boyd, R. W. (2007). Pulse broadening or compression in fast-light pulse propagation through an erbium-doped fiber amplifier. In Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Technical Digest Series [4431754] https://doi.org/10.1109/QELS.2007.4431754