Highly efficient, low-pedestal Gaussian pulse compression using dispersion-managed comb-like profiled fiber
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: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Inoue, Takashi; Taniguchi, Yuki; Hiroishi, Jiro; Yagi, Takeshi; Mimura, Yu (Fitel Photonics Laboratory, Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., 6 Yawata-Kaigandori, Ichihara, Chiba, 290-8555 Japan)
We attain highly efficient, low-pedestal Gaussian pulse compression using comb-like profiled fiber (CPF) characterized by normal-dispersion-HNLF. In experiment, input pulse having 2.6ps-FWHM is successfully compressed to 0.39ps-FWHM Gaussian pulse with peak-to-pedestal-ratio of 19.3dB by 3-step-CPF.