Effect of dynamical instability on timing jitter in passively mode-locked quantum-dot lasers

Pimenov, A., Habruseva, T., Rachinskii, D., Hegarty, S.P., Huyet, G. and Vladimirov, A.G. (2014). Effect of dynamical instability on timing jitter in passively mode-locked quantum-dot lasers. Optics Letters, 39 (24), pp. 6815-6818.

Abstract

We study the effect of noise on the dynamics of passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers both experimentally and theoretically. A method combining analytical and numerical approaches for estimation of pulse timing jitter is proposed. We investigate how the presence of dynamical features such as wavelength bistability in a quantum-dot laser affects timing jitter.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1364/OL.39.006815
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Institute of Photonics
Additional Information: Funding: SFB 787, project B5, and grant 14-41-00044; EU FP7 IEF HARMOFIRE project, Grant No. 299288; IRC Government of Ireland postdoctoral fellowship, grant GOIPD/2014/228 (TUSELAMO); EU FP7 ITN PROPHET, Grant No. 264687; SFI E.T.S. Walton Visitors Award, grant 11/W.1/I2073; SFI Contract No. 11/PI/1152; HEA PRTLI Cycle 5 Structured Ph.D. Programme INSPIRE; and NSF grant DMS1413223.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
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Published Date: 2014-12-08
Authors: Pimenov, A.
Habruseva, T.
Rachinskii, D.
Hegarty, S.P.
Huyet, G.
Vladimirov, A.G.

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