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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1992
  • pp: 1113–1115

Analytic modeling of high-gain erbium-doped fiber amplifiers

T. Georges and E. Delevaque  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 17, Issue 16, pp. 1113-1115 (1992)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.17.001113


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Abstract

We describe an analytic method that calculates accurately (within a 1.5-dB discrepancy with numerical models) the gain of an erbium-doped fiber amplifier. Amplified spontaneous emission (ASE) is taken into account so that the gain of ASE-saturated erbium-doped fiber amplifiers is calculated properly. It is effective for wavelength multiplexing (several signals) and for different pumping schemes (copropagating or counterpropagating or both).

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Original Manuscript: March 20, 1992
Published: August 15, 1992

Citation
T. Georges and E. Delevaque, "Analytic modeling of high-gain erbium-doped fiber amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 17, 1113-1115 (1992)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-17-16-1113


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