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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 1997
  • pp: 883–885

All-optical switching in long-period fiber gratings

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, J. B. Judkins, J. B. Stark, and A. M. Vengsarkar  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 22, Issue 12, pp. 883-885 (1997)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.22.000883


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Abstract

Nonlinear pulse propagation in long-period fiber gratings is studied with a mode-locked Q -switched laser pulse approximately 80ps in duration at a wavelength of 1.05 µm . Optical switching, pulse reshaping, and optical limiting are found at intensities in the range of 1–20 GW/cm2.

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B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, J. B. Judkins, J. B. Stark, and A. M. Vengsarkar, "All-optical switching in long-period fiber gratings," Opt. Lett. 22, 883-885 (1997)
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