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Chinese Optics Letters

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  • Editor: Zhizhan Xu
  • Vol. 10, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2012
  • pp: 080601–

Experimental study of an ultra narrow linewidth f iber laser by injection locking

Wen Ji, Shufen Chen, Lei Fu, and Zhengfeng Zou  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 10, Issue 8, pp. 080601- (2012)


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Abstract

An ultra narrow linewidth fiber laser is presented, which is composed of a ring cavity laser and a linewidthnarrowing module. The fiber laser is introduced in detail and the single mode operation of the laser is verified. Using a revised self-heterodyne detection method, experimental data of the laser linewidth against the pump power are presented. The narrowest linewidth is measured to be 109 Hz, whereas the output power is 1.1 mW.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2410) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fibers, erbium
(060.2840) Fiber optics and optical communications : Heterodyne
(060.3510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Lasers, fiber

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

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Wen Ji, Shufen Chen, Lei Fu, and Zhengfeng Zou, "Experimental study of an ultra narrow linewidth f iber laser by injection locking," Chin. Opt. Lett. 10, 080601- (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-10-8-080601


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