Accession Number:

ADA364927

Title:

Novel Fibers and Photonic Devices

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan 96-31 Dec 99

Corporate Author:

BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE RI DIV OF ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

We were able to show that by doping a silica fiber with Nd and Er ions, and by simultaneously pumping with 800 nm radiation to invert the Nd ions and with 980 nm radiation to invert the Er ions it was possible to obtain lasing at both 1060 nm and 1537 nm.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE