1.36Tbit/s spectral slicing source based on a Cr4+:YAG femtosecond laser

Y. J. Chai, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, C. G. Leburn, A. A. Lagatsky, C. T A Brown, W. Sibbett

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We report a novel OTDM/WDM source based on spectral slicing of a passively mode-locked Cr4: YAG femtosecond pulse source. Total capacities up to 682Gbit/s and 1.36bit/s with spectral efficiencies of 0.2b/s/Hz and 0.4b/s/Hz have been achieved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)548-550
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Volume95 B
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2004
EventOptical Fiber Communucation Conference (OFC), Postconference Digest - Washington, DC, USA United States
Duration: 23 Feb 200427 Feb 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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