Temperature independent optical amplification in uncooled quantum dot optical amplifiers

H. Wang, E. T. Aw, M. Xia, M. G. Thompson, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, A. R. Kovsh

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Abstract

1.3μm QD SOAs are shown to provide 19dB optical gain at temperatures up to 70°C, allowing <0.1dB system penalty at 10Gb/s. The gain is constant to within ±3.5dB from 20°C-70°C for 10nm spectral bandwidth.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
Place of PublicationU. S. A.
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Print)9781557528551
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 19 Aug 2008
EventOFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - San Diego, CA, USA United States
Duration: 24 Feb 200828 Feb 2008

Publication series

NameOFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference

Conference

ConferenceOFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
CountryUSA United States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period24/02/0828/02/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Communication

Cite this

Wang, H., Aw, E. T., Xia, M., Thompson, M. G., Penty, R. V., White, I. H., & Kovsh, A. R. (2008). Temperature independent optical amplification in uncooled quantum dot optical amplifiers. In OFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference [4528575] (OFC/NFOEC 2008 - 2008 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/OFC.2008.4528575