20 GHz picosecond pulse generation by a 1300nm mode-locked quantum dot master oscillator power amplifier

V. F. Olle, M. G. Thompson, K. A. Williams, R. V. Penty, I. H. White

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Abstract

An integrated 1300nm QD mode-locked narrow stripe MOPA is shown to generate 10.5ps Fourier transform limited pulses at 20 GHz. The pulse train has an average power of 46.4mW and peak powers exceeding 0.31W.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Print)9781557528650
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009
Event2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009 - San Diego, CA, USA United States
Duration: 22 Mar 200926 Mar 2009

Conference

Conference2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009
CountryUSA United States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period22/03/0926/03/09

Keywords

  • (140.4050) Mode-locked lasers
  • (230.5590) Quantum-well, -wire and -dot devices

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

Cite this

Olle, V. F., Thompson, M. G., Williams, K. A., Penty, R. V., & White, I. H. (2009). 20 GHz picosecond pulse generation by a 1300nm mode-locked quantum dot master oscillator power amplifier. In 2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009 [5032906] IEEE.