Stabilisation of Mode-Locked Pulses Using Travelling-Wave Semiconductor Laser Amplifier

A. J. Lowery, I. W. Marshall

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Numerical and experimental results show, for the first time, that a saturated travelling-wave laser amplifier (TWLA) can be used to amplify and limit the amplitudes of pulses from an actively mode-locked semiconductor laser while removing unwanted secondary pulses.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)104-106
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990
Externally publishedYes


  • Modelling
  • Optical multi/demultiplexers
  • Semiconductor lasers

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