Clamping of noise from a stimulated Brillouin scattering amplifier through optical injection locking

Shyam Kotecha, Atiyeh Zafiri, Moritz Merklein, Yang Liu, Amol Choudhary, Benjamin Eggleton, Bill Corcoran

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Coherent measurements of an optical tone amplified by stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) show significant noise when the SBS gain is misaligned, which can be reduced (\gt100\mathrm{x}) by amplitude clamping through optical injection locking.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings 14th Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO PR 2020)
EditorsFrederique Vanholsbeeck, Ann Roberts, Martijn de Sterke, Stuart Jackson
Place of PublicationPiscataway NJ USA
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9780646825045
Publication statusPublished - 2020
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim 2020 - Sydney, Australia
Duration: 3 Aug 20205 Aug 2020
Conference number: 14th (Proceedings) (Website)


ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim 2020
Abbreviated titleCLEO-PR 2020
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