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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2013
  • pp: 2230–2236

Peak Power Optimization of Optical Pulses Using Low-Doped Gain-Medium in Femtosecond Fiber Laser

Hussein E. Kotb, Mohamed A. Abdelalim, Katherine J. Bock, and Hanan Anis

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 31, Issue 13, pp. 2230-2236 (2013)


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Abstract

We have investigated both theoretically and experimentally a method to increase the peak power in femto-second fiber laser by using a low-doped long-length gain medium. The accumulated nonlinear phase shift as well as its threshold value for single pulse operation was studied and used to explain the robustness of such cavity against multipulsing and optical wave breaking.

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Hussein E. Kotb, Mohamed A. Abdelalim, Katherine J. Bock, and Hanan Anis, "Peak Power Optimization of Optical Pulses Using Low-Doped Gain-Medium in Femtosecond Fiber Laser," J. Lightwave Technol. 31, 2230-2236 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-31-13-2230


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