Amplification properties have been compared in Er3+, Er3+/Eu3+ and Er3+/Ce3+ doped tellurite glass fibres using a 980 nm pumping scheme. Codoping with Ce3+ is more efficient from the ESA measurement.
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(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(160.0160) Materials : Materials
(160.2290) Materials : Fiber materials
S. Shen and A. Jha, "Amplification in Er3+, Er3+/Eu3+ and Er3+/Ce3+ Doped Tellurite Glass Fibres Pumped at 980 nm," in Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper ME7.
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