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Amplitude Noise on Supercontinuum Generated in Microstructure Fiber: Measurement and Simulations

Published

Author(s)

Nathan R. Newbury, Kristan L. Corwin, Scott Diddams, Brian Washburn, J M. Dudley, S. Coen, R Windeler

Abstract

Supercontinua generated in microstructure fiber can exhibit significant excess amplitude noise. We present experimental and numerical studies of the origins of this excess noise and its dependence on the input laser pulse parameters.
Proceedings Title
Proc., IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Summer Topicals 2003, Photonics Time/Frequency Measurement and Control
Volume
03TH8701
Conference Dates
July 14-16, 2003
Conference Location
Vancouver, 1, CA

Keywords

fiber optics, nonlinear optics, Quantum noise, Supercontinuum generation

Citation

Newbury, N. , Corwin, K. , Diddams, S. , Washburn, B. , Dudley, J. , Coen, S. and Windeler, R. (2003), Amplitude Noise on Supercontinuum Generated in Microstructure Fiber: Measurement and Simulations, Proc., IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Summer Topicals 2003, Photonics Time/Frequency Measurement and Control, Vancouver, 1, CA (Accessed December 6, 2023)
Created June 30, 2003, Updated October 12, 2021