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Title: Nearly chirp- and pedestal-free pulse compression in nonlinear fiber Bragg gratings
Authors: Li, Q
Senthilnathan, K
Nakkeeran, K
Wai, PKA 
Keywords: Compression ratio (machinery)
Fiber optic components
Fiber optic sensors
Laser produced plasmas
Laser pulses
Pulse compression
Issue Date: 1-Mar-2009
Publisher: Optical Society of America
Source: Journal of the optical society of America B: optical physics, 1 Mar. 2009, v. 26, no. 3, p. 432-443 How to cite?
Journal: Journal of the optical society of America B: optical physics 
Abstract: We demonstrate almost chirp- and pedestal-free optical pulse compression in a nonlinear fiber Bragg grating with exponentially decreasing dispersion. The exponential dispersion profile can be well-approximated by a few gratings with different constant dispersions. The required number of sections is proportional to the compression ratio, but inversely proportional to the initial chirp value. We propose a compact pulse compression scheme, which consists of a linear and nonlinear grating, to effectively compress both hyperbolic secant and Gaussian shaped pulses. Nearly transform-limited pulses with a negligibly small pedestal can be achieved.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/4513
ISSN: 0740-3224
DOI: 10.1364/JOSAB.26.000432
Rights: © 2009 Optical Society of America. This paper was published in Journal of the Optical Society of America B and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-26-3-432. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.
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