Accession Number:

ADD019946

Title:

Amplification With Chalcogenide Glass Fiber

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 12 Jul 2001

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-07-12

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

This invention pertains to an optical device and method for using a chalcogenide glass waveguide to amplify a pump light beam by means of stimulated Raman scattering and obtaining a depleted pump light beam and an amplified beam at a wavelength higher than the wavelength of the depleted pump light beam.

Subject Categories:

  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE