Accession Number : ADP007038

Title :   Optical Amplifiers Operating in a Random Access Fiber Loop Optical Memory,

Corporate Author : HEINRICH-HERTZ-INST FUER NACHRICHTENTECHNIK BERLIN G M B H (GERMANY F R)

Personal Author(s) : Grobkopf, G. ; Kuler, L. ; Ludwig, R. ; Pieper, W. ; Schnabel, R.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : In a fiber loop optical memory the applications of semiconductor laser amplifiers as switching elements and of Erbium doped fiber amplifiers as gain controlling elements are investigated.

Descriptors :   *AMPLIFIERS, *OPTICAL EQUIPMENT, *MEMORY DEVICES, ERBIUM, FIBERS, GAIN, LASER AMPLIFIERS, LOOPS, SEMICONDUCTOR LASERS, SWITCHING.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE