Integrated planar waveguide amplifier with 15 dB net gain at 1550 nm

@article{Shmulovich1999IntegratedPW,
  title={Integrated planar waveguide amplifier with 15 dB net gain at 1550 nm},
  author={J. Shmulovich and A. Bruce and G. Lenz and P. Hansen and T. Nielsen and D. Muehlner and G. Bogert and I. Brener and E. Laskowski and A. Paunescu and I. Ryazansky and D. Jacobson and A. White},
  journal={OFC/IOOC . Technical Digest. Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 1999, and the International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication},
  year={1999},
  volume={Supplement},
  pages={PD42/1-PD42/3 Suppl.}
}
  • J. Shmulovich, A. Bruce, +10 authors A. White
  • Published 1999
  • Materials Science, Physics
  • OFC/IOOC . Technical Digest. Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 1999, and the International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication
A packaged Er-doped aluminosilicate planar optical waveguide amplifier (POWA) has shown net gain of 15 dB (22 dB) at 1550 nm (1532 nm) with 150 mW/980 nm pump. Low loss (0.25 dB) mode converters that couple between the POWA and standard P-glass waveguides are also demonstrated. 

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