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Properties of dysprosium-doped gallium lanthanum sulfide fiber amplifiers operating at 1.3 µm

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Abstract

In light of recent progress in the fabrication of gallium lanthanum sulfide (GaLaS) fibers, we have modeled the performance of dysprosium-doped GaLaS fiber amplifiers operating at 1.3 µm. Based on experimental data, we find that the incorporation of a codopant (terbium) in the fiber core significantly shortens the optimum amplifier length from >30 m to 3 m. Such a device may be practical, given the fiber losses currently achieved in GaLaS fibers.

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