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International Journal of Optics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 764084, 7 pages
Detailed Theoretical Model for Adjustable Gain-Clamped Semiconductor Optical Amplifier
1Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XW, UK
2Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
Received 1 October 2011; Revised 7 February 2012; Accepted 11 February 2012
Academic Editor: Luciano Mescia
Copyright © 2012 Lin Liu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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