1 September 1990 Applications of erbium-doped fibre amplifiers in communications
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Proceedings Volume 1314, Fibre Optics '90; (1990) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.21964
Event: Fibre Optics '90, 1990, London, United Kingdom
Abstract
Over the last few years the erbium-doped fibre amplifier has emerged as the preferred amplifier for use in transmission systems operating around 1.55 μm. This is due to its high fibre-to-fibre gain, polarisation-insensitivity, quantum-limited 3dB noise figure, low crosstalk and high operating bandwidth. This paper will discuss the characteristics of erbium-doped fibre amplifiers, highlight their advantages and review current applications.
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Richard Ian Laming, David N. Payne, Gregory J. Cowle, "Applications of erbium-doped fibre amplifiers in communications", Proc. SPIE 1314, Fibre Optics '90, (1 September 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.21964; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.21964
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