Accession Number : ADP007032

Title :   The Effect of Pump Induced Temperature Variation on Erbium-Doped Fiber Amplifiers,

Corporate Author : NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORP TAKE TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS LABS

Personal Author(s) : Nishi, S. ; Masuda, H. ; Nakajima, J. ; Aida, K.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The temperature increase of an erbium-doped fiber by 1.48um pumping was measured. The mechanism of heat generation and its influence on amplification characteristics are discussed.

Descriptors :   *AMPLIFIERS, AMPLIFICATION, ERBIUM, FIBERS, HEAT, PUMPING, TEMPERATURE, OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, OPTICAL EQUIPMENT.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE