We report 40 GHz passively mode-locked 1.55 μm AlGaInAs/InP lasers with integrated tapered semiconductor optical amplifiers producing nearly transform limited pulses with a pulse width of 4.3 ps and average output power of 200 mW.
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J. Akbar, L. Hou, M. Haji, R. Dylewicz, M. J. Strain, J. H. Marsh, A. C. Bryce, and A. E. Kelly, "High average power (200 mW) 40 GHz mode-locked DBR lasers with integrated tapered optical amplifiers," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2012, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper CW1N.7.
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