Large-bandwidth, high-energy pulses in similariton mode-locked fiber lasers
Authors: Bale B.G., Wabnitz S.
Autors Affiliation: Photonics Research Group, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, United Kingdom; Department of Electronics and Automation, University degli Studi di Brescia, Brescia 25123, Italy
Abstract: We numerically investigate a fiber laser which contains an active fiber along with a dispersion decreasing fiber both operating at normal dispersion. Large-bandwidth pulses are obtained that can be linearly compressed resulting in ultra-short high-energy pulse generation. ©2010 Crown.
More Information: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, EPSRC, EP/F02956X/1. KeyWords: Active fibers; Dispersion decreasing fibers; High energy pulse; Large-bandwidth pulse; Normal dispersion, Dispersions; Fiber lasers; Fibers; High energy lasers; High energy physics; Optical communication; Pulse generators, Mode-locked fiber lasersDOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2010.5621523