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Efficient fibre amplifiers

Richard I.Laming & Michael N.Zervas

Abstract

The design criteria for efficient erbium doped fibre amplifiers (EDFAs) are discussed. Results highlighting the effect of NA, concentration and loss are shown with the best efficiency achieved being 8.9dB/mW.


The Rank Prize Funds Mini Symposium on Optical Amplifiers Grasmere 27-30 Apr (1992)

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