Abstract

Operating in a high-gain regime, solitons with durations of the order of 600 fsec have been generated through the synchronous Raman amplification of noise bursts with durations of the order of 100 psec and inverse bandwidths in the regime of the generated solitons.

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1989 (1)

A. S. Gouveia-Neto, P. G. J. Wigley, J. R. Taylor, Opt. Commun. 70, 128 (1989).
[CrossRef]

1988 (3)

1987 (2)

1986 (3)

F. M. Mitschke, L. F. Mollenauer, Opt. Lett. 11, 659 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

L. F. Mollenauer, J. P. Gordon, M. N. Islam, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-22, 157 (1986).
[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer, Opt. News 12(5), 42 (1986).
[CrossRef]

1985 (1)

1984 (1)

1983 (4)

1981 (1)

A. Hasegawa, Y. Kodama, Proc. IEEE 69, 1145 (1981).
[CrossRef]

1980 (1)

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, J. P. Gordon, Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095 (1980).
[CrossRef]

1973 (1)

A. Hasegawa, F. Tappert, Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142 (1973).
[CrossRef]

Blow, K. J.

K. J. Blow, N. J. Doran, D. Wood, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 1031 (1988).

A. S. Gouveia-Neto, A. S. L. Gomes, J. R. Taylor, K. J. Blow, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 799 (1988).
[CrossRef]

N. J. Doran, K. J. Blow, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-19, 1883 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Doran, N. J.

K. J. Blow, N. J. Doran, D. Wood, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 1031 (1988).

N. J. Doran, K. J. Blow, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-19, 1883 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Gomes, A. S. L.

Gordon, J. P.

L. F. Mollenauer, J. P. Gordon, M. N. Islam, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-22, 157 (1986).
[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, J. P. Gordon, W. J. Tomlinson, Opt. Lett. 8, 289 (1983).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, J. P. Gordon, Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095 (1980).
[CrossRef]

Gouveia-Neto, A. S.

Hasegawa, A.

A. Hasegawa, Opt. Lett. 8, 650 (1983).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

A. Hasegawa, Y. Kodama, Proc. IEEE 69, 1145 (1981).
[CrossRef]

A. Hasegawa, F. Tappert, Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142 (1973).
[CrossRef]

Islam, M. N.

Kodama, Y.

A. Hasegawa, Y. Kodama, Proc. IEEE 69, 1145 (1981).
[CrossRef]

Mitschke, F. M.

Mollenauer, L. F.

Shang, H. T.

Simpson, J. R.

Smith, K.

Stolen, R. H.

Tappert, F.

A. Hasegawa, F. Tappert, Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142 (1973).
[CrossRef]

Taylor, J. R.

Tomlinson, W. J.

Wigley, P. G. J.

A. S. Gouveia-Neto, P. G. J. Wigley, J. R. Taylor, Opt. Commun. 70, 128 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Wood, D.

K. J. Blow, N. J. Doran, D. Wood, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 1031 (1988).

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

A. Hasegawa, F. Tappert, Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142 (1973).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (2)

N. J. Doran, K. J. Blow, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-19, 1883 (1983).
[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer, J. P. Gordon, M. N. Islam, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-22, 157 (1986).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (2)

K. J. Blow, N. J. Doran, D. Wood, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 1031 (1988).

A. S. Gouveia-Neto, A. S. L. Gomes, J. R. Taylor, K. J. Blow, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 799 (1988).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Commun. (1)

A. S. Gouveia-Neto, P. G. J. Wigley, J. R. Taylor, Opt. Commun. 70, 128 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Lett. (9)

Opt. News (1)

L. F. Mollenauer, Opt. News 12(5), 42 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Rev. Lett. (1)

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, J. P. Gordon, Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095 (1980).
[CrossRef]

Proc. IEEE (1)

A. Hasegawa, Y. Kodama, Proc. IEEE 69, 1145 (1981).
[CrossRef]

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Figures (4)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Schematic of the experimental arrangement. M's, mirrors.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Background-free autocorrelation trace of the pulse from the cavity-length-mistuned, synchronously pumped, dispersion-compensated fiber Raman ring laser used as the signal source of noise pulses. The arrows on the calibration are on the zero-baseline intensity level.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Background-free autocorrelation traces of the Raman amplified noise burst (1-mW average power) at synchronous pump power levels of (a) 45 mW and (b) 65 mW.

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Background-free autocorrelation trace of the amplified noise burst at a pump power level of 80 mW.

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