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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 20 — Sep. 27, 2010
  • pp: 20661–20666

Evidence of two erbium sites in standard aluminosilicate glass for EDFA

R. Peretti, A.M. Jurdyc, B. Jacquier, E. Burov, and A. Pastouret  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 20, pp. 20661-20666 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.020661


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Abstract

Site distributions of Er3+-doped aluminosilicate preforms of standard EDFA were studied by the low temperature Resonant Fluorescence Line Narrowing (RFLN) spectroscopy. Two erbium concentration samples with the same glass base were investigated. At very low erbium concentration, two classes of sites were identified, related to the number of AlO6 octahedral linked by two oxygen edge-sharing to Er3+ in the coordination sphere. As erbium concentration is increased, the high AlO6 coordinated class of sites is smeared out by the optical response of the one AlO6 coordinated class of sites.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2290) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber materials
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(300.2530) Spectroscopy : Fluorescence, laser-induced

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: June 21, 2010
Revised Manuscript: September 6, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: September 7, 2010
Published: September 15, 2010

Citation
R. Peretti, A.M. Jurdyc, B. Jacquier, E. Burov, and A. Pastouret, "Evidence of two erbium sites in standard aluminosilicate glass for EDFA," Opt. Express 18, 20661-20666 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-20-20661


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