Active wavelength control of tunable lasers for use in Un cooled WDM systems

A. Davies, S. Fan, R. Penty, I. White

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It is shown for the first time that uncooled tunable DBR-laser diodes can be used as athermal WDM sources. Using novel bias current control, absolute wavelength control to within 6Å has been achieved for temperatures up to 70°C.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1831-1832
Number of pages2
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, USA United States
Duration: 1 Jun 20036 Jun 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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