We have investigated a dynamically gain-flattened erbium-doped fiber amplifier with a novel voltage-controlled fiber-based gain tilt controller. The detailed performance characteristics and the comparison results with a variable optical attenuator have been reported.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Dynamic Erbium-Doped Fiber Amplifier with Automatic Gain Flattening

Seok Hyun Yun, Bong Wan Lee, Hyang Kyun Kim, and Byoung Yoon Kim
PD28 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 1999

An erbium-doped fiber amplifier with dynamically gain- flattened spectrum

A.H. Liang, H. Toda, A. Maruta, and A. Hasegawa
WG5 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 1998

Simple gain-flattened erbium-doped fiber amplifier with a wide dynamic range

J. Nilsson, W.H. Loh, S.T. Hwang, J.P. de Sandro, and S.J. Kim
WF3 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 1997