An optical pump controlled tunable phase-shifted fiber grating transmission filter

Y. Lai*, W. Zhang, L. Zhang, J.A.R. Williams, I. Bennion

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Abstract

Optical pump controlled, remotely tunable phase-shifted fiber grating transmission filters were analyzed. The transmission peak had a full width hail maximum (FWHM) bandwidth. With increasing control pump power, the resonant peak shifted towards the longer wavelength side. The efficiency of the system was largely affected by the greater number of sections of doped fiber as well as the absence of recirculation of unabsorbed pump beam. The configuration, besides its simplicity and cost-effectiveness, exhibited wavelength-independent pump-induced phase shifts and no anisotropic effects during operation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communications Conference, 2003
EditorsA.A. Sawchuk
PublisherIEEE
Pages35-37
Number of pages3
Volume1
ISBN (Print)1-55752-746-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2003
EventOptical Fiber Communications Conference 2003 - Atlanta, GA, United States
Duration: 23 Mar 200328 Mar 2003

Publication series

NameTechincal digest

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communications Conference 2003
Abbreviated titleOFC 2003
CountryUnited States
CityAtlanta, GA
Period23/03/0328/03/03

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Keywords

  • Bragg gratings
  • erbium
  • optical fibre filters
  • ytterbium
  • optical tuning
  • optical pumping
  • optical phase shifters

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Lai, Y., Zhang, W., Zhang, L., Williams, J. A. R., & Bennion, I. (2003). An optical pump controlled tunable phase-shifted fiber grating transmission filter. In A. A. Sawchuk (Ed.), Optical Fiber Communications Conference, 2003 (Vol. 1, pp. 35-37). [paper MF32] (Techincal digest). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/OFC.2003.1247471