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  • Vol. 16, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 1991
  • pp: 1747–1749

Pr3+-doped fluoride fiber amplifier operating at 1.31 μm

Yasutake Ohishi, Terutoshi Kanamori, Takeshi Kitagawa, Shiro Takahashi, Elias Snitzer, and George H. Sigel, Jr.  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 16, Issue 22, pp. 1747-1749 (1991)

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We propose what is to our knowledge the first use of a Pr3+-doped fluoride fiber amplifier as a practical amplifier operating at the 1.3-μm band, based on a demonstration of signal amplification and a spectroscopic investigation. The feasibility of the fluoride fiber amplifier is confirmed.

© 1991 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 12, 1991
Published: November 15, 1991

Yasutake Ohishi, Elias Snitzer, George H. Sigel, Terutoshi Kanamori, Takeshi Kitagawa, and Shiro Takahashi, "Pr3+-doped fluoride fiber amplifier operating at 1.31 μm," Opt. Lett. 16, 1747-1749 (1991)

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