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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 2001
  • pp: 746–

Rectangular Pulse Generation Based on Pulse Reshaping Using a SuperstructuredFiber Bragg Grating

P. Petropoulos, M. Ibsen, A. D. Ellis, and D. J. Richardson

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 19, Issue 5, pp. 746- (2001)


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Abstract

In this paper, we present a technique for the shaping of short pulses based on the use of superstructured fiber Bragg gratings (SSFBGs). We apply this technique to demonstrate the generation of 20-ps rectangular pulses by phase and amplitude profiling of 2.5-ps soliton pulses. Numerical calculations validate our experimental findings.

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P. Petropoulos, M. Ibsen, A. D. Ellis, and D. J. Richardson, "Rectangular Pulse Generation Based on Pulse Reshaping Using a SuperstructuredFiber Bragg Grating," J. Lightwave Technol. 19, 746- (2001)
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