A large dynamic-range self-adjusting output-power laser device

Lu, Z. G.; Grover, C. P.
December 2004
Microwave & Optical Technology Letters;12/20/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p532
Academic Journal
We investigate a stable semiconductor fiber-ring laser (SFRL) whose output power can be controlled by external light injection. Based on this SFRL, we develop a novel laser for keeping its output power approximately constant when the input power is changed over a dynamic range of 17 dB. Potential applications are discussed. © 2004 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Microwave Opt Technol Lett 43: 532–535, 2004; Published online in Wiley InterScience (www.interscience.wiley.com). DOI 10.1002/mop.20525


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