Semiconductor laser diodes and the design of a D.C. powered laser diode drive unit
Cappuccio, Joseph C., Jr.
- Publisher: Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School
Electrical and computer engineering | Semi conductor laser diode | Intensity modulation | Fiber optic transmission | Driver circuit | Thermoelectric cooler | Laser reliability | Current mirror | Bias current
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This thesis addresses the design, development and operational analysis of a D.C. powered semiconductor laser diode drive unit. A laser diode requires an extremely stable power supply since a picosecond spike of c...