Acoustically Q-switched single-frequency fibre laser

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

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Delgado-Pinar, M.; Dez, A.; Cruz, J. L.; Andrs, M. V. (Departamento de Fsica Aplicada ICMUV, Universitat de Valncia, C/ Dr. Moliner 50, 46100 Burjassot, Spain)

We present an actively Q-switched DFB fibre laser. An acoustic pulse traveling along a fibre grating written in Er-doped fibre generates a dynamic defect that makes the DFB laser to operate in pulsed regime.