Laser transmitter at 518nm for optical undersea communications using efficient nonlinear conversion of a picosecond fiber-laser system at 1.56μm

Pavel G Polynkin, Nasser N Peyghambarian, Jerome V Moloney, Rostislav V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer

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Viable laser transmitter for emerging optical undersea communications is reported. High data-rate, picosecond fiber-laser system at 1.56μm is frequency-tripled into transparency window of seawater in a sequence of two PPLN crystals operated at room temperature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528462, 9781557528469
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Sep 16 2007Sep 16 2007


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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