TITLE

Measurements of the intensity noise of a broadly tunable, erbium-doped fiber ring laser

AUTHOR(S)
Sanders, Steve; Dawson, Jay W.; Namkyoo Park; Vahala, Kerry J.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/25/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 21, p2583
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the intensity noise of an erbium-doped fiber ring laser relative to the standard quantum limit. Linear variation of the noise with laser output power; Observation of the oscillations in the noise power spectrum; Attribution of the oscillations to the beating of the lasing mode.
ACCESSION #
4293915

 

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