Observation of giant dispersive wave emission from a double-core microstructured fiber

Year: 2012

Authors: Manili G., Andreana M., Tonello A., Couderc V., Modotto D., Minoni U., Wabnitz S.

Autors Affiliation: Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy; Université de Limoges, XLIM, UMR CNRS 7252, 123 Av. A. Thomas, 87060 Limoges, France

Abstract: We achieved highly efficient frequency down-conversion to 1535 nm of 600 ps pump pulses at 1064 nm at the output of a double-core microstructured fiber, based on the mechanism of resonant energy transfer from optical solitons into a dispersive wave.

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KeyWords: 1064 nm; Dispersive waves; Downconversion; Microstructured fibers; Optical soliton; Pump pulse; Resonant energy transfer, Energy transfer; Exhibitions; Optical communication; Optical pumping; Solitons, Dispersion (waves)
DOI: 10.1364/ECEOC.2012.Th.2.E.3