Supercontinuum frequency comb from dispersion oscillating optical fiber

Year: 2012

Authors: Sysoliatin A.A., Salganski M.Yu., Manili G., Modotto D., Wabnitz S.

Autors Affiliation: Fiber Optics Research Center, Vavilov Street 38, Moscow, 119333, Russian Federation; Dept. of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy

Abstract: We demonstrate that by pumping with a ps pulse a dispersion oscillating highly nonlinear optical fiber with average normal dispersion, quasi-phase-matched four-wave mixing generates a frequency comb superimposed to a supercontinuum extending over 250 nm and centered at 1550 nm.

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KeyWords: 1550 nm; Frequency combs; Non-linear optical fibers; Normal dispersion; Quasi-phase-matched; Super continuum, Exhibitions; Optical communication; Optical pumping, Optical fibers
DOI: 10000000000