Stimulated Brillouin amplification in a tellurite fiber as a potential system for slow light generation

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Qin, Guanshi; Ohishi, Yasutake (Research Center for Advanced Photon Technology, Toyota Technological Institute, 2-12-1 Hisakata, Tempaku, Nagoya 468-8511, Japan)
Sotobayashi, Hideyuki; Tsuchiya, Masahiro (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 4-2-1 Nukui-Kitamachi, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8795, Japan)
Mori, Atsushi (NTT Photonic Laboratories, 3-1, Morinosato, Wakamiya, Atsugi 243-0198, Japan)

We demonstrated stimulated Brillouin amplification in a single mode non-doped tellurite fiber. Potential performance of a tellurite fiber for slow light generation is clarified on the base of Brillouin gain characteristics.