An efficient S-band depressed-cladding erbium-doped fiber amplifier with a double-pass configuration has been realized with a peak gain of 40 dB at 1512 nm. The EDFA performances have been analyzed for different signal configurations.
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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
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
M. Foroni, L. Ruggeri, F. Poli, P. Gaboardi, A. Cucinotta, S. Selleri, and P. Vavassori, " 40 dB Gain S-Band Depressed-Cladding EDFA with Double-Pass Configuration," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and The National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper OWI37.
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