Net gain of 15.5 dB from a 5.1 cm-long Er3+-doped phosphate glass fiber

Shibin Jiang, Bor Chyuan Hwang, Tao Luo, Karine Seneschal, Fred Smektala, Seppo Honkanen, Jacques Lucas, Nasser Peyghambarian

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New erbium-doped phosphate glasses and fibers were fabricated. A net gain of 15.5dB at 1535nm was achieved from a 5.1cm-long fiber, which represents the highest gain per unit length for fiber amplifiers to the best of our knowledge.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages3
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference - Baltimore, MD, USA
Duration: Mar 7 2000Mar 10 2000


OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference
CityBaltimore, MD, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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