TITLE

Optical amplification in bismuth-doped silica glass

AUTHOR(S)
Fujimoto, Yasushi; Nakatsuka, Masahiro
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/12/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 19, p3325
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We demonstrated an amplification phenomenon in a bismuth-doped silica glass at 1.3 μm with 0.8-μm excitation. This luminescent material is a promising candidate for use as the core-fiber material of an optical amplifier at the natural zero-dispersion wavelength (1.3 μm) of silica glass fiber.
ACCESSION #
9697695

 

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