Abstract

In this work, we investigate the Brillouin and Raman scattering properties of a Ge15Sb20S65 chalcogenide glass microstructured single mode fiber around 1.55 µm. Through a fair comparison between a 2-m long chalcogenide fiber and a 7.9-km long classical single mode silica fiber, we have found a Brillouin and Raman gain coefficients 100 and 180 larger than fused silica, respectively.

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    [Crossref]

2007 (1)

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

2006 (5)

2005 (1)

1998 (1)

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

1994 (1)

M. O. Deventer and A. J. Boot, “Polarization Properties of Stimulated Brillouin Scattering in Single-Mode Fibers,” J. Lightwave Technol. 12, 585–590 (1994).
[Crossref]

Abedin, K. S.

Aggarwal, I.

Agrawal, G. P.

G. P. Agrawal, Nonlinear Fiber Optics, 3th Ed (Academic Press, Boston, 2001).

Aitken, B. G.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Barthélémy, A.

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

Bashkansky, M.

Boot, A. J.

M. O. Deventer and A. J. Boot, “Polarization Properties of Stimulated Brillouin Scattering in Single-Mode Fibers,” J. Lightwave Technol. 12, 585–590 (1994).
[Crossref]

Brilland, L.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Chartier, T.

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Currie, S. C.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

De Angelis, C.

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

Desevedavy, F.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

Deventer, M. O.

M. O. Deventer and A. J. Boot, “Polarization Properties of Stimulated Brillouin Scattering in Single-Mode Fibers,” J. Lightwave Technol. 12, 585–590 (1994).
[Crossref]

Dutton, Z.

Eggleton, B.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Fatome, J.

J. Fatome, S. Pitois, and G. Millot, “20-GHz-to-1-THz repetition rate pulse sources based on multiple fourwave mixing in optical fibers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 42, 1038–1046 (2006).
[Crossref]

S. Pitois, C. Finot, J. Fatome, B. Sinardet, and G. Millot, “Generation of 20-GHz picosecond pulse trains in the normal and anomalous dispersion regimes of optical fibers,” Opt. Commun. 260, 301–306 (2006).
[Crossref]

Finot, C.

S. Pitois, C. Finot, J. Fatome, B. Sinardet, and G. Millot, “Generation of 20-GHz picosecond pulse trains in the normal and anomalous dispersion regimes of optical fibers,” Opt. Commun. 260, 301–306 (2006).
[Crossref]

Florea, C.

Freeman, M. J.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

fu, L.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Fuerbach, A.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Hasegawa, T.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Herráez, M. González

Hotate, K.

Houizot, P.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

Islam, M. N.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Jáuregui, C.

C. Jáuregui, H. Ono, P. Petropoulos, and D. J. Richardson, “Four-fold reduction in the speed of light at practical power levels using Brillouin scattering in a 2-m Bismuth-oxide fiber,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2006), Piscataway USA, March 2006, PDP2 (Postdeadline paper).

Kikuchi, K.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Kuditcher, A.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Kulkarni, O. P.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Kumar, M.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Lamont, M. R. E.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Lee, D. J.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Leneindre, L.

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

Littler, I. C. M.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Lucas, J.

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

Mägi, E. C.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

McCarthy, J. E.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Millot, G.

S. Pitois, C. Finot, J. Fatome, B. Sinardet, and G. Millot, “Generation of 20-GHz picosecond pulse trains in the normal and anomalous dispersion regimes of optical fibers,” Opt. Commun. 260, 301–306 (2006).
[Crossref]

J. Fatome, S. Pitois, and G. Millot, “20-GHz-to-1-THz repetition rate pulse sources based on multiple fourwave mixing in optical fibers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 42, 1038–1046 (2006).
[Crossref]

Monteville, A.

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Nagashima, T.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Nguyen, H. C.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Nguyen, T. N.

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Nolan, D. A.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Ohara, S.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Ono, H.

C. Jáuregui, H. Ono, P. Petropoulos, and D. J. Richardson, “Four-fold reduction in the speed of light at practical power levels using Brillouin scattering in a 2-m Bismuth-oxide fiber,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2006), Piscataway USA, March 2006, PDP2 (Postdeadline paper).

Pelusi, M. D.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Petropoulos, P.

C. Jáuregui, H. Ono, P. Petropoulos, and D. J. Richardson, “Four-fold reduction in the speed of light at practical power levels using Brillouin scattering in a 2-m Bismuth-oxide fiber,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2006), Piscataway USA, March 2006, PDP2 (Postdeadline paper).

Pitois, S.

S. Pitois, C. Finot, J. Fatome, B. Sinardet, and G. Millot, “Generation of 20-GHz picosecond pulse trains in the normal and anomalous dispersion regimes of optical fibers,” Opt. Commun. 260, 301–306 (2006).
[Crossref]

J. Fatome, S. Pitois, and G. Millot, “20-GHz-to-1-THz repetition rate pulse sources based on multiple fourwave mixing in optical fibers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 42, 1038–1046 (2006).
[Crossref]

Powley, M. L.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Pureza, P.

Quemard, C.

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

Renversez, G.

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Richardson, D. J.

C. Jáuregui, H. Ono, P. Petropoulos, and D. J. Richardson, “Four-fold reduction in the speed of light at practical power levels using Brillouin scattering in a 2-m Bismuth-oxide fiber,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2006), Piscataway USA, March 2006, PDP2 (Postdeadline paper).

Sanghera, J.

Sinardet, B.

S. Pitois, C. Finot, J. Fatome, B. Sinardet, and G. Millot, “Generation of 20-GHz picosecond pulse trains in the normal and anomalous dispersion regimes of optical fibers,” Opt. Commun. 260, 301–306 (2006).
[Crossref]

Smektala, F.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

F. Smektala, C. Quemard, L. Leneindre, J. Lucas, A. Barthélémy, and C. De Angelis, “Chalcogenide glasses with large non-linear refractive indices,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids 239, 139–142 (1998).
[Crossref]

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Song, K. Y.

Sugimoto, N.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Ta’eed, V. G.

L. fu, V. G. Ta’eed, E. C. Mägi, I. C. M. Littler, M. D. Pelusi, M. R. E. Lamont, A. Fuerbach, H. C. Nguyen, D. Y. Yeom, and B. Eggleton, “Highly nonlinear chalcogenide fibres for all-optical signal processing,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 10.1007/s11082-007-9180-7 (2008).

Taira, K.

N. Sugimoto, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, K. Taira, and K. Kikuchi, “Bismuth-based optical fiber with nonlinear coefficient of 1360W-1km-1,” in Proc. Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC2004), Anaheim USA, March 2004, PDP26 (Postdeadline paper).

Terry, F. L.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Thévenaz, L.

Traynor, N.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Troles, J.

F. Smektala, F. Desevedavy, L. Brilland, P. Houizot, J. Troles, and N. Traynor, “Advances in the elaboration of chalcogenide photonic crystal fibers for the mid infrared,” SPIE 6588, (2007).
[Crossref]

L. Brilland, F. Smektala, G. Renversez, T. Chartier, J. Troles, T. N. Nguyen, N. Traynor, and A. Monteville “Fabrication of complex structures of Holey Fibers in chalcogenide glasses,” Opt. Express14 (3) 1280–1285 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Xia, C.

O. P. Kulkarni, C. Xia, D. J. Lee, M. Kumar, A. Kuditcher, M. N. Islam, F. L. Terry, M. J. Freeman, B. G. Aitken, S. C. Currie, J. E. McCarthy, M. L. Powley, and D. A. Nolan, “Third order cascaded Raman wavelength shifting in chalcogenide fibers and determination of Raman gain coefficient,” Opt. Express14, 7924–7930 (2006).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Yeom, D. Y.

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Figures (7)

Fig. 1.
Fig. 1.

Pictures of the section of the Ge15Sb20S65 chalcogenide glass microstructured optical fiber elaborated by the stack and draw process.

Fig. 2.
Fig. 2.

Experimental set-up for Brillouin characterization.

Fig. 3.
Fig. 3.

Experimental Brillouin spectrum recorded at port #3 of the circulator for the 7.9-km long SMF (dashed line) and 2-m long chalcogenide fiber.

Fig. 4.
Fig. 4.

Backscattered and transmitted powers as a function of the input power (a) SMF (b) Chalcogenide fiber.

Fig. 5.
Fig. 5.

Experimental set-up of the Brillouin auto-heterodyne detection. RF spectrum of the input DFB Diode (dotted line), SMF (dashed line) and chalcogenide Brillouin backscattered signal (solid line).

Fig. 6.
Fig. 6.

Experimental set-up for Raman characterization.

Fig. 7.
Fig. 7.

(a) Optical spectrum of the frequency comb generated by multiple four wave mixing in the HNLF. (b) Spontaneous Raman scattering at the output of the 7.9-km long SMF (dashed line) and chalcogenide fiber (solid-line) for an input pump power of 80 W. (c) Output signal power as a function of input pump power for the 7.9-km long SMF fiber. Inset: Output amplified signal spectrum for a pump power of 0.9 W (d) Output signal power as a function of input pump power for the chalcogenide fiber. Inset: Output amplified signal spectrum for a pump power of 24.5 W.

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