Operation-state manipulation of a passively mode-locked erbium-doped fiber laser by polarization control

@article{Wu2009OperationstateMO,
  title={Operation-state manipulation of a passively mode-locked erbium-doped fiber laser by polarization control},
  author={Hsiao-Hua Wu and Kuei-Huei Lin and Jung-Jui Kang and Chao-Kuei Lee and Gong-Ru Lin},
  journal={2009 14th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference},
  year={2009},
  pages={1-2}
}
We demonstrate the manipulation of a passively mode-locked erbium-doped fiber laser among stable Q-switching, Q-switched mode-locking, continuous-wave mode-locking, pulse splitting, and harmonic mode-locking by adjusting a polarization controller without changing the pump power.