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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 30, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 1496–1502

Coupled mode analysis for simplified gain calculations in erbium-doped coaxial fibers

Jyoti Anand, Jagneet Kaur Anand, and Enakshi K. Sharma  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 30, Issue 6, pp. 1496-1502 (2013)

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We have developed a coupled mode analysis for an erbium-doped coaxial fiber (EDCF) with doping only in the inner rod. With this analysis, the gain characteristics of the EDCF can be obtained in terms of the gain characteristics of a conventional single-core erbium-doped fiber. We have illustrated the use of this method in studying an EDCF and shown its application for inherent gain flattening.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: January 3, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: March 26, 2013
Published: May 9, 2013

Jyoti Anand, Jagneet Kaur Anand, and Enakshi K. Sharma, "Coupled mode analysis for simplified gain calculations in erbium-doped coaxial fibers," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 30, 1496-1502 (2013)

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