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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 23 — Nov. 8, 2010
  • pp: 24003–24011

Generation and delivery of 1-ps optical pulses with ultrahigh repetition-rates over 25-km single mode fiber by a spectral line-by-line pulse shaper

Hsiu-Po Chuang and Chen-Bin Huang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 23, pp. 24003-24011 (2010)

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A spectral line-by-line pulse shaper is used to experimentally generate and deliver ~1 ps optical pulses of 31~124 GHz repetition-rates over 25.33 km single-mode fiber without dispersion-compensating fiber. The correlation of such delivery capability to temporal Talbot effect is experimentally demonstrated. Incorporating shaper periodic phase control, the repetition-rates of these ~1 ps optical pulses are further multiplied up to 496 GHz and delivered over 25.33 km single-mode fiber.

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OCIS Codes
(070.6760) Fourier optics and signal processing : Talbot and self-imaging effects
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

Original Manuscript: September 17, 2010
Revised Manuscript: October 19, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: October 20, 2010
Published: November 2, 2010

Hsiu-Po Chuang and Chen-Bin Huang, "Generation and delivery of 1-ps optical pulses with ultrahigh repetition-rates over 25-km single mode fiber by a spectral line-by-line pulse shaper," Opt. Express 18, 24003-24011 (2010)

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