Accession Number : ADA190281

Title :   Amplification of Signals in Fiber Optics Using the Stimulated Raman Effect.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Oct 86-Apr 87,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Russell, S D ; Stamnitz, T

PDF Url : ADA190281

Report Date : Sep 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : This report details phase 1 of an Independent Exploratory Development project designed to investigate the feasibility of developing nonlinear optical-transmission lines. The report gives a brief review of the theoretical basis and a description of the experimental design, prototype setup, and results. The appendices serve as a reference for future investigators. Keywords: Stimulated Raman scattering, Optical-fiber transmission, Photons, Stokes, Anti-Stokes, and Pump wavelength.

Descriptors :   *AMPLIFICATION, *FIBER OPTICS, *RAMAN SPECTRA, *STIMULATION(GENERAL), EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN, FREQUENCY, LIGHT SCATTERING, PHOTONS, PUMPS, SIGNALS

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE