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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 2011
  • pp: 966–968

Low divergence angle and low jitter 40 GHz AlGaInAs/InP 1.55 μm mode-locked lasers

Lianping Hou, Mohsin Haji, Jehan Akbar, Bocang Qiu, and A. Catrina Bryce  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 6, pp. 966-968 (2011)

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We demonstrate a novel (to the best of our knowledge) 40 GHz passively mode-locked AlGaInAs/InP 1.55 μm laser with a low divergence angle ( 12.7 ° × 26.3 ° ), timing jitter of 1.2 ps ( 10 kHz 100 MHz ), and a radio frequency linewidth of 25 kHz .

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OCIS Codes
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: December 8, 2010
Revised Manuscript: February 10, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: February 14, 2011
Published: March 11, 2011

Lianping Hou, Mohsin Haji, Jehan Akbar, Bocang Qiu, and A. Catrina Bryce, "Low divergence angle and low jitter 40 GHz AlGaInAs/InP 1.55 μm mode-locked lasers," Opt. Lett. 36, 966-968 (2011)

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