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December 2018. pp. 247-252

We report amplification of a small signal in a diode-pumped Cs vapor cell with 500 torr of ethane buffer gas, in the low-pump-power regime of 200 mW or less. For efficient amplifier operation, the pump and signal beams were coupled to a single-mode optical fiber, and completely overlapped in the Cs vapor cell. We investigated the amplification of the small signal according to cell temperature, signal power, and pump power. An amplification factor of 56 was achieved under the conditions of cell temperature of 115°C, signal power of 0.1 mW, and pump power of 200 mW.

본 논문에서는 200 mW 이하의 낮은 펌핑 조건의 다이오드 펌프 세슘 증기 셀에서 약한 신호광 증폭을 보고한다. 고효율 증폭 효과를 얻기 위해서 펌프빔과 신호빔을 하나의 단일 모드 광섬유로 통과시켜 세슘 증기 셀 내부에서 완전히 겹치도록 하였다. 우리는 약한 신호광의 증폭 정도를 셀의 온도, 신호광의 세기, 펌프광의 세기에 따라 조사하였다. 증기 셀의 온도 115°C, 신호광의 출력 0.1 mW, 그리고 펌프광의 출력 200 mW인 조건에서 56배의 증폭효과를 얻을 수 있었다.

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  • Publisher :Optical Society of Korea
  • Publisher(Ko) :한국광학회
  • Journal Title :Korean Journal of Optics and Photonics
  • Journal Title(Ko) :한국광학회지
  • Volume : 29
  • No :6
  • Pages :247-252
  • Received Date :2018. 11. 01
  • Accepted Date : 2018. 11. 26