Dynamics of quantum-dot mode-locked lasers with optical injection

Habruseva, T., Huyet, G. and Hegarty, S.P. (2011). Dynamics of quantum-dot mode-locked lasers with optical injection. IEEE journal on selected topics in quantum electronics, 17 (5), pp. 1272-1279.

Abstract

We present the dynamics of quantum-dot passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers under optical injection. We discuss the benefits of various configurations of the master source including single, dual, and multiple coherent frequency sources. In particular, we demonstrate that optical injection can improve the properties of the slave laser in terms of time-bandwidth product, optical linewidth, and timing jitter.

Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
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Uncontrolled Keywords: phase-locked oscillators, mode-locked lasers, optical injection, quantum-dot (QD) lasers
Published Date: 2011-04-15
Authors: Habruseva, T.
Huyet, G.
Hegarty, S.P.

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