WIAS Preprint No. 345, (1997)

Frequency Regions for Forced Locking of Self-Pulsating Multi-Section DFB Lasers


  • Bandelow, Uwe
    ORCID: 0000-0003-3677-2347
  • Recke, Lutz
  • Sandstede, Björn

2008 Physics and Astronomy Classification Scheme

  • 42.55.Px 42.60.Gd 42.60.Mi 42.79.Sz


  • Frequency locking, Self-Pulsations, Clock Recovery, DFB Lasers, Optical Communication Systems


A method is developed which allows for the calculation of locking regions of self-pulsating multi-section lasers which are exposed to external optical data sequences. In particular, resonant locking is investigated where both wavelength detuning and detuning of the power frequencies are important.

Appeared in

  • Optics Communications, 1998, no. 147, pp. 212-218

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