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Complete Performance Analysis of a 3.5 ps Pulse Source Consisting of a Gain-Switched Laser Diode Followed by a Non-Linearly Chirped Grating

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The authors demonstrate the performance of an optimized gain-switched pulse source that generates 3.5ps pulses. The transform limited pulses perform excellently when employed in an 80 Gb/s OTDM set-up and a 10 Gb/s 40km transmission experiment.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

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