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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 5 — Mar. 1, 2011
  • pp: 609–611

Dissipative dispersion-managed soliton 2  μm thulium/holmium fiber laser

Regina Gumenyuk, Ismo Vartiainen, Hemmo Tuovinen, and Oleg G. Okhotnikov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 5, pp. 609-611 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.36.000609


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Abstract

We report a first dissipative dispersive-managed soliton fiber laser operating at 2 μm . The cavity comprised of all-anomalous-dispersion fiber employs chirped fiber Bragg grating, which ensures net-normal cavity dispersion and semiconductor saturable absorber for mode-locking.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.2410) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fibers, erbium
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: November 9, 2010
Revised Manuscript: January 18, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: January 25, 2011
Published: February 17, 2011

Citation
Regina Gumenyuk, Ismo Vartiainen, Hemmo Tuovinen, and Oleg G. Okhotnikov, "Dissipative dispersion-managed soliton 2 μm thulium/holmium fiber laser," Opt. Lett. 36, 609-611 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-36-5-609


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