Description of the FDML Laser with Quasi-steady State Model of the SOA

Zhi Wang, Limei Zhang, Lanlan Liu, Zhenchao Sun, Yingfeng Liu, Fu Wang
2013 Optics and Photonics Journal  
Experiments and simulations demonstrate that an SOA-based ring cavity can operate as a tunable laser, wavelengthswept laser or Fourier-domain-mode-locking laser according to the relation between the roundtrip frequency and the sweeping frequency of the filter.
doi:10.4236/opj.2013.32b015 fatcat:ruxzkbk2tzhw5lxbzyjkckoicm