Abstract

Solid-state lasers have the following excellent properties for use as light sources in high-performance optical transmission systems: mode purity; wavelength stability; and narrow spectrum width. Recently we have fabricated GaAIAs-laser (LD)- pumped miniature solid-state lasers using Nd stoichiometric crystal LiNdP4O12 (LNP),1 These lasers exhibited stable pure single-mode operations, both longitudinally and transversely. This paper presents a high-bit-rate 1.3-μm transmitter module composed of an LNP laser oscillator, a YIG isolator, and a LiNbO3 directional coupler-type modulator.

© 1982 Optical Society of America

PDF Article

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription