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Experimental demonstration of impact of amplified spontaneous emission on devices based on cross-gain modulation in semiconductor optical amplifiers

Bipin Sankar Gopalakrishna Pillai, Ka Lun Lee, Ampalavanapillai Nirmalathas, Malin Premaratne, Christina Lim, L Cohen

NOISE AND FLUCTUATIONS IN PHOTONICS, QUANTUM OPTICS, AND COMMUNICATIONS | SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING | Published : 2007

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery


Funding Acknowledgements

This work is supported by the Australian Research Council Discovery Grant DP03459. I would like to express my acknowledgement to Mr. Zhonggui Li and Dr. H.J.S Dorren from Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands for help with the modelling of amplified spontaneous emission in polarization sensitive semiconductor optical amplifiers. I would also like to thank Dr. David Abramson from Monash University, Australia for his help in using NIMRODTM.