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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2002
  • pp: 2551–2557

Stimulated Brillouin scattering in a dual-clad fiber amplifier

Nathan A. Brilliant  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 11, pp. 2551-2557 (2002)

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Experimental measurements are presented of the stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) threshold in a dual-clad fiber amplifier with a single-mode core and an approximation is explored for calculation of the SBS threshold and numerical solutions for the coupled differential equations. Good agreement is shown between modeled and experimental data.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber

Nathan A. Brilliant, "Stimulated Brillouin scattering in a dual-clad fiber amplifier," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2551-2557 (2002)

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