Performance Optimization of Erbium-Ytterbium Doped Fiber for Single Stage High Power Amplifier

Performance Optimization of Erbium-Ytterbium Doped Fiber for Single Stage High Power Amplifier

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Volume-70 Issue-6
Year of Publication : 2022
Authors : Binu R , Vallikannu R
DOI : 10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V70I6P216

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R. Binu , R. Vallikannu, "Performance Optimization of Erbium-Ytterbium Doped Fiber for Single Stage High Power Amplifier," International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology, vol. 70, no. 6, pp. 129-136, 2022. Crossref,

Erbium Ytterbium Co-doped Fiber Amplifiers ensure optical signal amplification in fiber optic transmission systems considering the aspect of cost and energy efficiencies. Co-doping with ytterbium is more significant because of the high gain and pump efficiency achieved using high-power pump lasers coupled to the double-cladded structure of the Erbium-Ytterbium fiber. The performance of a high-power Amplifier designed with Erbium ytterbium co-doped fiber, which is pumped by a 940 nm pump laser, is analyzed and validated experimentally. The amplifier gives an output power of 3 W in the wavelength region from 1520 to 1570 nm using a single-stage design and provides an efficient, low noise amplification for long-haul optical communication networks. The performance factors of such an amplifier are detailed, and the specifications are optimized through experimental validations.

Amplified Spontaneous Emission, Dual Clad Fiber, Erbium-Ytterbium Doped Fiber, Pump Absorption, Noise Figure.

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