A Raman amplifier for 1064 nm and picosecond pulses pumped by a pulsed fiber amplifier at 1020 nm is demonstrated. An amplification of 32 dB and high peak power conversion of 99 % are achieved.
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(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.2430) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fibers, single-mode
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
V. Katzy, M. Giesberts, O. Fitzau, and H. Hoffmann, "Single Mode All-Fiber Pulse-Pumped Raman Amplifier for Picosecond Pulses," in Lasers, Sources, and Related Photonic Devices, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper AT4A.6.
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