Superluminescent Diodes Broadband Light Source

Superluminescent Diodes Broadband Light Source

Keywords: superluminescent diode, SLD, Integrated Light Modules
Aug 18, 2021 View: 2597 Data Sheet

STDL-ASE is a series of all semiconductor low DOP ASE optical sources with a wide selection of wavelengths, covering the entire telecom spectral bands (from O to U).The CW output standard model comes with excellent stability in output power.

SMR SeriesSuperluminescent Diodes Broadband Light Source

1. Superluminescent Diodes Broadband Light Source

FeaturesApplications
* Wide  Spectral Range* Fiber  Sensing
* Easy  Operation* Medical  Imaging
* Excellent  Stability of Power* Test and  Measurement
Optical  ParametersUnitTypical  ValueRemarks
Center Wavelengthnm850/1310/1400/1450/.../1610/1650
Total Output PowermW1/5/10Non-tunable
Spectral DensitydBm/nm≥-25
Spectral RippledB<0.2
Power Instability(15min.)dB≤ ±0.02≤±0.5%
Power Instability(8hr)dB≤ ±0.05≤±1.2%
Degree of PolarizationdB≤ 0.2
Optical Fiber-SMF-28
Fiber connector-FC/APC
General  ParametersBench-topModule
Control  FunctionKey lock  switch, Push  buttonRS232 serial Communication
Remote  control PortOptionalDB9 Female
Power  SupplyAC100~240V, <30WDC5V, <15W
Dimensions260(W)×280(D)×120(H)mm125(W)×150(D)×20(H)mm
Operation  Temperature

-5~+35°C

Operation  Humidity

0~70%

Ordering Information/ Product Code

SMR-SLDCenter Wavelength(nm)Output  Power(mW)Packaging

850/1310/1400/1450/1470/1500/1550/1610/16501=1mW
5=5mW
10=10mW
M=Module
B=Benchtop

2. Ultra-Broadband SLD Light Source

FeaturesApplications
* Wide  Spectral Range* Fiber  Sensing
* Easy  Operation* Medical  Imaging
* Excellent  Stability of Power* Test and  Measurement
Optical ParametersUnitTypical ValueRemarks
Center Wavelengthnm1250~1650
Total Output PowermW>10Non-tunable
Spectral DensitydBm/nm≥-25
Spectral RippledB<0.2
Power Instability(15min.)dB≤ ±0.02≤±0.5%
Power Instability(8hr)dB≤ ±0.05≤±1.2%
Degree of PolarizationdB≤ 0.2
Optical Fiber-SMF-28
Fiber connector-FC/APC
General ParametersBench-topModule
Control FunctionKey lock switch, Push buttonRS232 serial Communication
Remote control PortOptionalDB9 Female
Power SupplyAC100~240V, <30WDC5V, <15W
Dimensions260(W)×280(D)×120(H)mm125(W)×150(D)×20(H)mm
Operation Temperature

-5~+35°C

Operation Humidity

0~70%

Ordering  Information/ Product Code

SMR-SLDWavelength RangeSpectral Density(dBm/nm)Packaging

2565=1250~1650nm25=-25dBm/nmM=Module
B=Bench-top

Broadband Light Source, STLD Series

We offer a wide selection of SLD-based broadband light & sources. The offerings include both compact light source modules intended for integration into larger systems and benchtop instruments developed for use in industrial and research laboratories. Various designs allow analog or digital control of SLD modules. All sources have integrated high-precision driving electronics to provide stable and reliable performance. All sources are RoHS compliant.

Product seriesPictureDescription
STLD-mCS
STLD-mCS,sCS-series Miniature Broadband Light Source Modules
Miniature single-SLD broadband light sources with analog SLD control. The successor models to the SLD-MS. 9-30 V DC-powered. 50-KHzSLD modulation. Switchable SLD control mode (ACC-APC). Can be built based on any SLD of our drive current does not exceed 400 mA.
STLD-sCS
STLD-mCS,sCS-series Miniature Broadband Light Source Modules
Miniature single-SLD broadband light sources with analog SLD control. The successor models to the SLD-MS. 9-30 V DC-powered. 50-KHzSLD modulation. Switchable SLD control mode (ACC-APC). Can be built based on any SLD of our drive current does not exceed 400 mA.
STLD-CS
STLD-CS-series Compact High Power Broadband Light Source Modules.
Compact single-SLD broadband light sources with analog SLD control. 9-30 V DC-powered. 50-kHz SLD modulation. Allows integration of additional components like couplers, optical isolators (including bulky 850-nm ones). Recommended for powerful SLD light sources. APC SLD control as a standard, ACC-APC switchable upon request. The versions based on the most powerful SLDs at different center wavelengths are available as a standard. Can be built based on any SLD of our drive current does not exceed 400 mA.
STBLM2-D
STBLMD-series Compact Broadband Light Source Modules with Extended Bandwidth.
Compact broadband light sources with digital control of SLD modules (USB). 12 V DC-powered. Up to 3 SLDs inside. Allows integration of additional components like couplers, optical isolators (including bulky 850-nm ones). SLD control mode — APC only. The best combination of power and spectrum width in multiple-SLD models. TTL control or remote operation from a PC/laptop via a USB port.
STM-S
STM-S-series Broadlighters.
High-power single-SLD benchtop broadband light sources. The instruments have been developed for use in industrial and research laboratories. These light sources are based on the most powerful SLDs of Superlum. Optically isolated, up to 30 mW output power.
STM-D,STM-T,STM-Q
STM-D-, STM-T-, and STM-Q-series Broadlighters.
Multiple-SLD benchtop broadband light sources with extended bandwidth. The instruments have been developed for use in industrial and research laboratories. More than 20 mW output power, up to 200 nm spectrum width, and more.

STDL Series Superluminescent Diodes Broadband Light Sources

Cutting edge optical and photonics technology to design and manufacture laser diodes and other laser products. These products are key components in diverse applications that will pave the way to revolutionising the technology of the future: self-driving cars, quantum optics, structural health monitoring, renewable energy harvesting, optical test and measurement solutions.

With state-of-the-art photonics technology and highly qualified experienced team in its 50,000 square foot purpose built facility that houses R&D, product design and manufacturing, with ability to produce prototypes of customised photonics devices and arrays also allows customers to outsource the photonics supply chain. The ISO 9001:2015 certification was awarded.

Product familyProduct CodeSpecificationForm factorApplication
SLEDSTDL-CS5103A
STDL-CS5153A
STDL-CS5203A
Typ. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 40 nm
Min. Power 10, 15, 20, 35 mW
SMF/PMF
14-pin BTFNavigation
SLEDSTDL-CS50L4C
STDL-CS55057C
Typ. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 40, 60 nm
Min Power 1, 5 mW
8-pin BTFNavigation
SLEDSTDL-CS3089A
STDL-CS3159A
Typ. WL 1310 nm
Typ. FWHM 75, 83 nm
Min. Power 8, 15 mW
14-pin BTFFiber Optic Test and Measurement
SLEDSTDL-CS43H4ATyp. WL 1430 nm
Typ. FWHM 45 nm
Min. Power 15 mW
14-pin BTFFiber Optic Test and Measurement
SLEDSTDL-CS5169ATyp. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 80, 100 nm
Min. Power 16, 10 mW
14-pin BTFFiber Optic Test and Measurement
SLEDSTDL-CS51010ATyp. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 80, 100 nm
Min. Power 16, 10 mW
14-pin BTFFiber Optic Test and Measurement
SLEDSTDL-CS5029LTyp. WL 1510 nm
Typ. FWHM 100 nm
Min. Power 0.2 mW
14-pin DILFiber Optic Test and Measurement
SLEDSTDL-CS3024A
STDL-CS3089A
STDL-CS3159A
Typ. WL 1310 nm
Typ. FWHM 40, 75, 83 nm
Min. Power 2, 8, 15 mW
14 pin BTFMetrology
SLEDSTDL-CS5103A
STDL-CS5153A
STDL-CS5203A
Typ. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 40 nm
Min. Power 10, 15, 20, 35 mW
SMF/PMF
14-pin BTFStructural Health Monitoring
SLEDSTDL-CS5169ATyp. WL 1550 nm
Typ. FWHM 80, 100 nm
Min. Power 16, 10 mW
14-pin BTFStructural Health Monitoring
SLEDSTDL-CS68M5ATyp. WL 1680 nm
Typ. BW FWHM 50 nm
Min. Power 15 mW
Typ. Spectral Ripple 0.3 dB
14-pin BTFMedical

(1) General Purpose SLED Integrated Light Modules

SLED

he STBX-BZ series of Integrated Infrared Light Module (I2LM) products are based on the proven performance STDL-CS series of 14 PIN BUTTERFLY SLED It is an ideal balance of cost performance value solution, for general purpose applications that require convenient usage, low wavelength sensitivity to environment, and lifetime reliability. The STBX series and STBZ series incorporate a compact form factor with precise controllers for high output level and excellent power stability.

STDL-BX series is focused on providing a Precisely Power Tuned light source, with the functional feature of plugging in and providing infrared light, where absolute accuracy, stability, lifetime reliability and high resolution are vital. The STDL-BZ line of I2LM series provides option to directly intensity modulate the SLED.

Extra Features in BX-9 Series

  • Tunable optical power

  • Over temperature protection

  • Smallest size in I2LM family

Extra Features in BX-10 Series

  • Over temperature protection and internal PCB temperature monitor

  • Active Low optical power enabled function

  • Operating temperature up to 70°C

Extra Features in BZ-1 Series

  • Over temperature protection and internal PCB temperature monitor

  • Pre bias optical power

  • Analog intensity modulation up to 20MHz

  • Pulse or digital modulation up to 200MHz

Features & Performance

  • Excellent stable CW operation (<0.01dB)

  • Optical power range up to 50mW

  • Wide 3dB spectral bandwidth of 25nm up to 100nm

  • Integrated optical isolator

  • Standard operating temperature: 0°C to 70°C

  • Optical output: SMF or PMF fiber options with pigtail (BX) or with receptacle (BZ) options, with FC/APC connector

  • Wavelength from 1200nm to 1700nm

  • Customized design and features (Return Sensing Signal Port, Monitoring Optical Coupler.

Application

  • Specific Passive Components)

  • Linearly voltage controlled tunable optical power

  • Built in current driver and temperature controller

  • High wall plug efficiency

  • Telcordia qualified, RoHS Compliance

Wavelength Range (nm)Model selection
STDL-BX9-STCSxxxxA, STDL-BX10-CSxxxxA, STDL-BZ1-CSxxxxA
Typ. Module Power (mW)Typ. Module FWHM
(nm)
Typ. Module Ripple
(dB)
1260 -12902079A
2184A
7
18
75
40
0.15
0.15

3055A5500.15
1290 -13303089A8750.2

3102A10300.15

3152A15300.15

3159A15830.25
Premium3184A18420.15

3202A20300.2

3207A20560.15

3307A30580.25

3404A40430.25

3452A40320.35

3504A50380.3
1330 -137035H5A13480.2
1380 -142040H2A15350.2
1415 -144543H4A15450.2
1430 -147044H4A15450.2
1460 -150048H5A15500.2

5037A3600.15
1530 -15705077A5600.2

5107A8600.2

5103A10400.15

51010A101000.25
Premium5153A15400.2

5169A16800.3

5203A20400.25

5254A25400.25

5403A35400.35
1560 -160058M7A5580.15
1580 -16206055A
6107A
5
8
55
60
0.15
0.15
1600 -163062M7A8600.15
1635 -169065M5A
69M5A
10
10
50
50
0.2
0.2
  • Due to insertion loss of integrated optical isolator, optical power and bandwidth in I2LM form can be up to 10 lower than corresponding DL CS module

  • All current model selections are available in Premium A and B Grade performance models which offer variety in Center Wavelength, Bandwidth, Power Ranges and Spectral Modulation Ranges

Application Details

Structure Health Monitoring (SHM)-sensing in gas & oil production, telemetry inelectricity distribution (FOS)
- physical (temp, pressure, strain, vibrations), structural and civil engineering, smart structures, intelligent distributed sensing (DTS DTSS)
Test & Measurement- in line production process monitoring, 3D metrology and surface
metrology, semiconductor fabrication (solar cells)
Medical Technology- OCT (biopsies less medical cell imaging, diagnostic imaging), point of use/
handhelds/ non invasive diagnosis (blood analysis)
Navigation- navigation and guidance inertia sensing (gyroscope)

Physical & Mechanical Specification

  • BX9 Dimension:   L100 x W80 x H16 mm

  • BX10 Dimension:  L100 x W80 x H20 mm

  • BZ1 Dimension:  L100 x W88 x H22.5mm

  • Enclosure:       Metal Case

  • Cooling:     Air-Cooled

  • Optical Output:       Receptacle/Pigtail

  • Connector Type:  FC/APC

  • Elec. Power Supply:   5VDC

(2) Superluminescent Light Emitting Diodes (SLED)

SLED

We offer proprietary matching of Infrared Light sources for custom and application specific needs of those who need to develop a Broadband Fiber Coupled Light Sources for use in a variety of spectroscopy applications, is ideal for applications requiring wide spectral ranges in the NIR.

The SLED family covers all the bands needed for broadband and high power requirements, the SLED based light sources will cover all the main bands used in telecom applications, and communications and test applications It provides a broader spectral range and high spectral density. The product family is ideal for broadband applications, and passive component testing, as well as fiber optic sensing and spectroscopy.

Applications

  • Test & Measurement: Fiber Optics Network

  • Medical Imaging, Patient Monitoring & Detection (OCT, Glucose Monitoring

  • Navigation & Stabilization: Fiber Optics Gyroscope

  • Structural Health Monitoring: FBG Sensor Interrogation

Product Offering

  • Comprehensive Product Range

  • Wavelength options between 1260nm to 1700nm

  • Bandwidth options from typical 25nm to 100nm

  • SLED sets available for covering spectrum between 1250nm to 1700nm

  • FP/APC Connector termination with SMF PMF Fiber Pigtail Options

  • Depolarized Low DOP SLED option available in Integrated Light Module (STDL-ASE series)

Features & Performance

  • Highest energy/ output efficiency in the market

  • Comprehensive range to suit your needs

  • Superior power and spectral coverage

  • Telcordia and ISO9001:2008 certification

  • RoHS Compliance

  • High TE/TM ratio (>20dB possible)

  • Direct Modulation up to 622 MHz available on request

  • Low Coherence Noise

  • Low Spectra Ripple (< 0.1db Low Power,<0.3db Medium power, < 0.5db High Power)

  • Relative Intensity Noise: Typ. 140dB/Hz to 125dB/Hz

Center (nm)Product CodeMin Power (mW)Typ BW FWHM
(nm)
Typ Spectral Ripple (dB)Package OptionsTyp Iop (mA)PD OptionGeneral Applications
1275STDL-CS2079A
STDL-CS2089A
STDL-CS2184A/B
7
8
18
75
75
40
0.15
0.2
0.15
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF /DIL
400
400
350
Yes
Yes
Yes
T&M –CT
T&M –CT
T&M –CT
1310STDL-CS3034L0.3430.114 pinDIL100YesT&M –OpticalNetworks

STDL-CS3059N0.4700.114 pinDIL150NoT&M –OpticalNetworks

STDL-CS3014A1430.114 pinDIL150YesT&M –OpticalNetworks

STDL-CS3024A/B2450.114 pinBTF/DIL180YesT&M –OpticalNetworks

STDL-CS3024C2450.18 pinBTF180YesNavigation

STDL-CS3055A/B5500.1514 pinBTF/DIL250YesT&M –Comm.Test

STDL-CS3089A8750.214 pinBTF400YesT&M -Metrology

STDL-CS3102A/B10300.1514 pinBTF/DIL250Yes

STDL-CS3152A15300.1514 pinBTF300YesT&M

STDL-CS3158A15600.314 pinBTF500YesT&M
PremiumSTDL-CS3159A15830.2514 pinBTF500YesT&M, MedTech

STDL-CS3184A/B18420.1514 pinBTF/DIL350YesT&M

STDL-CS3202A/B20300.214 pinBTF/DIL350YesT&M

STDL-CS3207A20560.1514 pinBTF500YesT&M

STDL-CS3307A30580.2514 pinBTF700Yes

STDL-CS3404A40430.2514 pinBTF700YesT&M,FOS

STDL-CS3452A40320.3514 pinBTF700YesT&M

STDL-CS3504A50380.314 pinBTF700YesT&M
1340STDL-CS3059L0.4800.114 pinDIL180NoT&M –OpticalNetworks
1350STDL-CS35M9A
STDL-CS35H5A
8
13
80
48
0.25
0.2
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF
400
350
Yes
Yes
T&M –OpticalNetworks
T&M –OpticalNetworks
1390STDL-CS39L5B
STDL-CS39107A
3
8
55
55
0.1
0.3
14 pinDIL
14 pinBTF
200
400
Yes
Yes
T&M –OpticalNetworks
T&M
1400STDL-CS40H2A/B15350.214 pinBTF/DIL350YesT&M –OpticalNetworks
1430STDL-CS43H4A15450.214 pinBTF350YesT&M –OpticalNetworks
1450STDL-CS44H4A
STDL-CS44H5A
15
25
45
50
0.2
0.3
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF
350
600
Yes
Yes
T&M –OpticalNetworks
T&M –OpticalNetworks
1480STDL-CS48H5A/B15500.214 pinBTF/DIL350YesT&M –OpticalNetworks
1510STDL-CS5029L0.21000.114 pinDIL180NoT&M –OpticalNetworks
1530STDL-CS53107A8600.314 pinBTF500YesT&M,SHM
Center
(nm)
Product CodeMin Power (mW)Typ BW FWHM
(nm)
Typ Spectral Ripple (dB)Package OptionsTyp Iop (mA)PD
Option
General Applications
1550DL-CS5029N0.2950.114 pinDIL150NoT&M –OpticalNetworks

DL-CS5014A1430.1514 pinDIL125YesT&M –OpticalNetworks

DL-CS50L4C1400.158-pinBTF130YesT&M/NAV

DL-CS5027B2.5600.1514 pinDIL180YesT&M

DL-CS5037C-FP3600.158-PinBTF250YesNav

DL-CS5057C-FP5600.28-pinBTF300YesT&M

DL-CS5037A/B3600.1514 pinBTF/DIL250YesT&M

DL-CS5077A/B5600.214 pinBTF/DIL250YesT&M –CommTest

DL-CS5107A/B8600.214 pinBTF/DIL300YesT&M/NAV

DL-CS5103A/B10400.1514 pinBTF/DIL300YesNAV
PremiumDL-CS51010A-T30101000.2514-PinBTF600YesT&M/SHM

DL-CS5153A15400.214 pinBTF350YesT&M/SHM
PremiumDL-CS5169A/-T2016800.314 pinBTF500YesT&M/SHM

DL-CS5203A20400.2514 pinBTF450YesT&M/SHM

DL-CS5254A25400.2514 pinBTF450YesT&M/SHM

DL-CS5403A35400.3514 pinBTF650YesT&M –CT
1560DL-CS56107A8650.214 pinBTF350YesT&M-CommTest
1580DL-CS58L9B
DL-CS58M7A
1.5
5
95
58
0.1
0.15
14 pinDIL
14 pinBTF
250
250
Yes
Yes
T&M
T&M
1600DL-CS6055A/B
DL-CS6107A/B
DL-CS60H2A
5
8
25
55
60
30
0.15
0.15
0.35
14 pinBTF/DIL
14 pinBTF/DIL
14 pinBTF
200
300
650
Yes
Yes
Yes
T&M
T&M
T&M/FOS
1620DL-CS62M7A/B
DL-CS62H2A
8
20
60
30
0.15
0.3
14 pinBTF/DIL
14 pinBTF
300
500
Yes
Yes
T&M/FOS
T&M/FOS
1650DL-CS65L9A
DL-CS65M5A DL-CS65H5A
2
10
15
85
50
50
0.1
0.2
0.3
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF
14 pinBTF
300
350
350
Yes
Yes Yes
T&M/FOS
T&M/FOS T&M/FOS
1680DL-CS68M5A15500.314 pinBTF500YesT&M/FOS
1690DL-CS69M5A10500.1514 pinBTF400YesT&M/FOS
1690DL-CS69H5A15500.314 pinBTF500YesT&M/FOS

Premium Grade SLED

Premium Products are offered in 3 CWL, 3 Bandwidth Families, 3 Power Ranges, 3 Spectral Modulation Ranges, known as P-Premium Grade, A Grade, and B Grade.

Product Family 1310:

  • Premium Grade is the CS 3159A, Featuring 83 (Typ) BW, 16mW Power(Typ)

Product Family 1550:

  • Premium Grade is the CS 5169A, Featuring 80 (Typ) BW, 16mW Power (Typ)

  • CS 51010A T30, Featuring 100 (Typ) BW, 10mW Power (Typ)

Product Family 1600/1620/1680:

  • Offering high power and bandwidth (>30nm)

(3) SLED Sets

We offer proprietary matching of SLEDs, to produce a multi product combination, which combines a single spatial mode, across a broad spectrum for both sensing or telecom applications that require a broadband spectrum. With a total output power up to 50 mW, that covers a range of from 1250 nm to 1700 nm, the SLED offering provides unparalleled flexibility value and versatility, for those customers who need quick agile alternatives for drop in IR Light sources, to fulfill spectrum needs

The Light Source family, provides the required spectral stability, and total output power stability required for both application specific, and specific spectral regions of interest Our Light Source Family of SLED’s also provides the necessary Spectral Power Density as a key attribute, required for sensing applications and telecom uses which may or may not have polarization dependencies.

Application:

Broadband Fiber Coupled Light Sources for Spectroscopy, -telecommunication, test & measurements, component testing

Product Description:

Multiple Light Source Matching in One Broad Band Source - For multiple wavelength testing, our Dual 2 to Six 6 SLED combinations cover all the major network bands, which enables accurate characterization of fiber links and their passive components, with a very cost effective test set up. Use our 1300 nm/ 1500 nm source for most major passive components Isolators, Couplers.

SLED Light Sources Choice Selection for Component testing – The diverse SLED line of products offers enough variety of choice in power selection along with spectral symmetry You can efficiently qualify your components during your systems components development and perform Pass/Fail testing during production.

High Spectral Density Stability - High spectral density stability is essential to ensure that the test setup products accurate measurements. The more stable the spectrum, the less often a reference trace has to be acquired.

Features

  • Single SLED : 1275nm, 1310nm, 1530nm, 1550nm, 1600nm, 1620nm, 1650nm

  • Dual SLED Combinations: 1230 1400nm, 1450 1670nm. (other wavelengths available upon request)

Telecom BandWavelength (nm)Min.Power Density (dBM/0.1n m)*Mad. Spectral Flatness (dB)Numberof SLEDs
O-E1230-1400-3032
O-L1250-1600-30143
O-U1250-1650-25104
1250-1650-228.55
1250-1700-2526
S-U1450-1670-3022

SLED

(4) STDL-ASE Series Superluscent Diodes

STDL-ASE is a series of all semiconductor low DOP ASE optical sources with a wide selection of wavelengths, covering the entire telecom spectral bands (from O to U) The CW output standard model comes with excellent stability in output power and spectrum As it operates on direct light generation from superluminescent principle (SLED), it can be directly intensity modulated. Modulation models are available upon request, as well as models to meet your specific needs.

SLED

Features

  • Low DOP capability<5%

  • High optical power up to 19dBm

  • Consistent spectral power density across wide bandwidth (up to 120nm)

  • Excellent power stability<0.01dB

  • Analog modulation (3dB~20MHz)

  • Digital modulation (tr<1ns)

Applications

  • OCT, non-invasive analysis

  • SHM sensing in gas & oil

  • FOS

  • T&M

  • Communications

  • Defense & Security

STDL-ASE-CW Series

  • Over temperature protection and internal PCB temperature monitor

  • Active Low optical power enabled function

  • Extendable Operating temperature up to 70°C

  • Optical Output SMF Fiber Pigtail Output

STDL-ASE-IM Series

  • Over temperature protection and internal PCB temperature monitor

  • Pre bias optical power

  • Analog intensity modulation up to 20MHz

  • Pulse or digital modulation up to 200MHz

  • Optical Output FC Receptacle

Features & Performance

  • Wide spectral coverage,1200nm 1700nm

  • Customized ASE design and spectrum combination (eg. return sensing signal port, monitoring optical coupler, etc

  • CW operation (STDL-ASE-CW Series ) or Direct modulation operation STDL-ASE-IM Series

  • Fiber pigtail or FC receptacle output

  • Improved reliability by integrated optical isolator

  • Remote optical power enabled function by active low logic

  • Standard operating temperature: 0°C to 65°C. Extended range 20°C to 70°C

  • Telcordia certification, RoHS Compliance

Telecom BandProduct CodeSLED TypeWave-length Range [nm]CWL [+/-20nm]Band width [3dB]Power [dBm]Power Density [dBm/ nm]Usage ModeSpectral Symmetry [gaussian]
O
Band
(1260 1360
nm)
STDL-ASE-CW-CSO193ASTDL-CS-3452A-FP1285 -133513103219-6.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSO157ASTDL-CS-3207A-FP1265 -136513105015-12.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSO139ASTDL-CS-3159A-FP1250 -135013107513.5-7.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSO119ASTDL-CS-3159A-FP1250-135013107511-12.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSOE 109ASTDL-CS-2079A-FP STDL-CS-35H5A-FP1235-1380131012010-15CWNo
E Band (1360-1460nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSE145ASTDL-CS-44H5A-FP1420 -146014505014-7.5CWYes
S Band (1460-1530nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSS145ASTDL-CS-48H5A-FP1470-150614805013.5-9CWYes
S C Band (1460 1565 nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSSC 129ASTDL-CS-53109A1470-156515308012-10CWYes
C Band (1530 1565nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSC183ASTDL-DL-CS5403A-
FP
1525 -156515503518-3.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC164ASTDL-CS-5254A-FP1525-156515504016-5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC147ASTDL-CS-5107A-FP1510-159015506015-7.5CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC119ASTDL-CS-5169A-FP1510-159015508011.5-9CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC117ASTDL-CS-5107A-FP1525 -156515506011-10CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC107ASTDL-CS-5107A-FP1526 -156515506010-11IMYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSC143ASTDL-CS-5254A-FP1525 -156515504014-8CWYes

CL Band (1525 1625 nm)

STDL-ASE-CW-CSC117ASTDL-CS58M7A-FP1527 -161015805811-15CWYes
STDL-ASE-IM-CSCL107ASTDL-CS58M7A-FP1526 -162515805810-16IMYes
L Band (1565 1625nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSL165ASTDL-CS60H5A-FP1525-161016005016-6CWYes
U Band (1625 1675nm)STDL-ASE-CW-CSU 125ASTDL-CS65M5A-FP1651-169116505011.5-13CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSU 125ASTDL-CS65M5A-FP1625-167516505011.5-9CWYes
STDL-ASE-CW-CSU 135ASTDL-CS69M5A-FP1645-171016905013-10CWYes

Applications

  • Communications: affordable gigabit bandwidth fiber-link to homes and business (FTTX), test & measurement for telecom networks

  • Medical applications: OCT (biopsies-less medical cell imaging, diagnostic imaging), point of use/ handhelds/ non-invasive diagnosis (blood analysis)

  • Energy, oil and gas: sensing in gas & oil production, telemetry in electricity distribution

  • Industrial controls: in-line production process monitoring, 3D metrology and surface metrology, semiconductor fabrication (solar cells), chemical and gas sensing – safety, emission control, security

  • Environmental sensing: physical (temp, pressure, strain, vibrations), structural and civil engineering, smart structures, intelligent distributed sensing

  • Defense & security: perimeter defense, navigation and guidance - inertia sensing (gyroscope), infrared illumination for surveillance and speckle-free military imaging

ELED

SLED

SBK Series 1550nm SLED Laser Diodes

1.SBK Series ELED Diodes

Features

  • Use high output power;

  • 3dB bandwidth of >35nm;

  • Industry-standard, 14-pins butterfly package;

  • Operating Temperature -45~+70℃;

  • SM fiber or PM fiber pigtail.

  • Reliability: Telcordia GR-468.

Applications

  • Fiber optic communications system;

  • Fiber optic Gyroscopes;

  • Fiber optic sensors;

  • Optical test instruments;

  • Optical coherence tomography;

  • Biomedical imaging systems.

Part Numbering

SBK-XXX-XX-XX-XX
Laser typeWavelengthOutput powerFiber typeConnector type
SLED Laser850: 850nm
1310: 1310nm
1550: 1550nm
01: 1mW
02: 2mW
...
15: 15mW
SM : Single mode
PM : Polarization  maintaining
FA : FC/APC
A : SC/APC
N0: Null

e.g.: SBK-1550-02SM-FA: 1550nm SLED laser with 2mW output power and SM fiber with FC/APC connector).

Example: Details of SBK-1550-02SM-FA:

Absolute Maximum Ratings;

ParameterSymbolMin.Typ.Max.UnitNotes
Operating CurrentITH-100200mACW
Power in FiberPO1.02.02.5mWCW, ITH=100mA
3dB bandwidthΔλ35--nmCW
Center wavelengthλc153015501570nmCW
Spectrum modulation--0.10.2dB-
ExtinctionER-16-dBCW
TEC VoltageVC--3.5VTc =-45~+70℃
Thermistor resistanceRth9.51010.5Tc =25℃
Thermistor B constantB-3950-K-

Fiber Pigtail Specifications:

ParametersDescription
Fiber TypeSMF-28e
Pigtail type900μm loose  tube
Pigtail Length1.0±0.1m
Connector TypeFC/APC

Package Drawing & PIN-OUT Definition (Unit: mm):

Dimensions are in mm. All dimensions are ±0.2mm unless otherwise specified. (Unit: mm)

2. SBK Series Broadband Light Source

The SBK series broadband light source adopts semiconductor super radiation diode technology to output broadband spectrum and has high output power. The operating wavelength can be selected from O, S, C, l and other bands, which is suitable for optical fiber sensing and other applications. Communication interface and host computer software can be provided to facilitate the monitoring of light source status.

Features

  • Ultrawide spectrum

  • Low Spectral ripple

  • Flat spectrum

  • Customizable size

Application

  • Optical fiber sensing

  • Medical imaging

  • Optical fiber device test

Part Numbering

SBK-XXX-XX-XX-X
Laser typeWavelengthOutput powerFiber typeOutlook
SLED Laser850: 850nm
1310: 1310nm
1550: 1550nm
01: 1mW
02: 2mW
...
15: 15mW
SM : Single mode
PM : Polarization  maintaining
M: Module
B: Benchtop
ParametersUnitValueNote
Operating wavelengthnm850, 1310, 1550±20
Output powermW1/5/10/15Customizable
Spectral power densitydBm/nm≥-25
Spectral rippledB< 0.2
Short-term stabilitydB≤±0.02/15 min
Long-term stabilitydB≤±0.05/8 hours
DOPdB≤ 1
Fiber connector-FC/APC
Fiber type-SMF-28e/PM Fiber
DimensionMm195(W)×220(D)×120(H)Benchtop
125(W)×150(D)×20(H)Module
Power inputVAC 110~240VBenchtop
DC 5V/4AModule
Communication interface-DB9 Female (RS232)
Operating temperature-20 ~ +65
Storage temperature-40 ~ +85

Typ. characteristic curve:

SMU Series SLD Diode Lasers

Part Numbering

SMU-X-XXX-X-X-X
Laser typePackageWavelengthLaser typeFiber typeConnector
SLED LaserB: Butterfly
T: TO-CAN
M: Module
D: Desktop
840: 840nm
1310: 1310nm
1550: 1550nm
1578: 1578nm
01:D:  DFB
F: FP
S: SLD
1: 250um
2: 900um
0: No
1: FC/APC
2: FC/UPC
3: SC/APC
4: SC/UPC

1. SMU-B1550S-XX 1550nm SLD Diode Laser

Application

  • Fiber optic gyroscope (FOG)

  • Optical fiber sensing

  • Other test system

Absolute Maximum Ratings

ParameterSymbolUnitMin.Typ.Max.
LD Reverse VoltageVrV

2.0
LD Forward CurrentIfmA

180
TEC Operating CurrentItecA

1.2
TEC Operating VoltageVtecV

3.2
Operating temperatureTopr-40
+70
Storage temperatureTstg-40
+85

Electro-Optical Characteristics(T=25℃)

ParameterSymbolMin.Typ.Max.UnitConditions
Operating CurrentIo
100150mA
Optical Output PowerPo
1
mW@25℃ &1550nm
Center Wavelength@-3dBλc154015501560nm@25℃ &0.1nm
3 dB Optical Bandwidth△λ
40
nm@25℃ &0.1nm
Ripple @ 0.1nm△m
0.10.2dB@25℃ &0.1nm
Thermistor resistanceRth9.51010.5K
ExtinctionER
16-dB@25℃
Optical Power Stability  (1hr)-

±0.05dB@25℃
Optical Output Type-Fiber Pigtail-@1m
Fiber Connector-FC/APC--
Fiber type
SM fiber

IOs:

2. SMU-M1550S-XX

Application

  • Optical coherence tomography (OCT)

  • Fiber optic gyroscope (FOG)

  • Optical fiber sensing

  • Other test system

Dimensions (unit: mm): 100mm(L)X80mm(W)X26mm(H)

Absolute Maximum Ratings

ParameterSymbolUnitMin.Typ.Max.
Power  Supply VoltageVrV4.55.05.5
Storage  TemperatureTs-402585
HumidityHs%1045.090

Recommended Operational Condition

ParameterUnitMin.Typ.Max.
Power Supply VoltageV4.755.05.25
Ripple/spike noise of  Power Supply VoltagemVp-p-50120
Operating Temperature152560
Operating Humidity%306090

Electro-Optical Characteristics(T=25℃)

ParameterSymbolMin.Typ.Max.UnitConditions
Optical Output PowerPo
2
mW@25℃&1550nm
Center Wavelength@-3dBλc154015501580nm@25℃&0.1nm
3dB Optical Bandwidth△λ
4050nm@25℃&0.1nm
ASE Ripple@0.1mm△m
0.10.2dB@25℃&0.1nm
Optical Power Stability  (8hr)-

±0.1dB@25℃
Optical Power Stability  (1hr)-

±0.05dB@25℃
Optical Output Type-Fiber Pigtail--
Fiber Connector-FC/APC--

DB9 Connector Pin Allocation

Pin  #FunctionIn/OutTypeDescriptions
1,2+5VDC
INAnalog (5.0V)Power Supply, ≤2A.
3SLD  ControlINTTLSLD turn on control. TTL high turns on SLD  and TTL low turns off the SLD.
4TEC  StatusOUTTTLTEC operation status. TTL high indicates  that TEC operates in normal. and TTL low indicates that TEC failure
5SLD  Current SetINAnalog (0~2.5V)Input voltage to set SLD current.
6,7GNDINGNDPower supply and signals GND
8SLD  Current MonitorOUTAnalog (0~2.5V)Monitor voltage of drive current
9N/AN/AN/AN/A

SZK Series Wide Band Superluminescent LEDs

1.SZK-1550-xx-yy-zz14-HB SLEDs

Features:

  • Typical ex-fiber output power of 10mW

  • Typical 3dB bandwidth of 85nm

  • Spectrum covers 1510-1590nm bandwidth -25dBm/0.1nm resolution

  • Spectral modulation of <1dB

  • 14-pin BTF package

  • Single-mode/PM fiber pigtail >1m

Applications:

  • Fiber Optic Gyroscope

  • Optical Test Instrument

  • Fiber Optic Sensors

  • Fiber Optic Communications

  • Optical Coherence Tomography

  • Biomedical Imaging Device

  • Clinical Healing Equipment

Absolute Maximum Ratings

ParameterSymbolConditionMinMaxUnit
Reverse voltageVR--2V
Forward currentIF--650mA
Forward voltageVFIop-3.0V
Operating Case TemperatureTcIop-2060
Thermoelectric cooler voltageVTEC--3.60V
Thermoelectric cooler currentITEC--2.6A
Storage temperatureTstgUnbiased-4085
Storage humidity--585%RH
Electro static discharge (ESD)VESD
-500V
Lead soldering temperatureStemp(max 60s)-260
Lead soldering timeStime--10sec

Specification (TSLED = 25oC)

ParameterSymbolConditionMinTypMaxUnit
Operating currentIop---600mA
Forward voltageVFIop--2.5V
Optical Output PowerPoIop810-mW
Central wavelengthλIop152015501570nm
BandwidthBFWHMIop85--nm
Spectrum modulationRIop--1dB
Thermistor resistanceRthermT = 25 ℃9.51010.5
Polarization Extinction Ratio (Optional PMF)PERIop15

dB
Thermoelectric cooler voltageVTECIop--2.8V
Thermoelectric cooler currentITECIop--1.4A

Dimensions and Pin Description

Dimensions are in mm. All dimensions are ±0.1mm unless otherwise specified. Type: 00

Order information

SZK-1550-xx-yy-zz-14-HB

SZKWavelength nmOutput power mWEncapsulation & fiber selectionConnectorPINCustomized
SLED
1550
…..

2
5
10
BS=BTF SM fiber
BP=BTF PM fiber
….
00=NO
FA=FC/APC
FU=FC/UPC
14HB=Bandwidth> 85nm

Note: the laser module are ESD-sensitive devices. Please insure that proper ESD handling procedures are used.

2.SLED Butterfly Device SKZ-1XX0-XX-XX--FA-14

Features:

  • High power output

  • Metal-coupled and hermetic package

  • TEC inside

  • Polarization-maintaining or single-mode optical fiber

  • 14pin butterfly package

Applications:

  • Fiber-optic gyroscope

  • Optic test

  • Optical fiber transmission system

  • Fiber-optic sensor

  • OCT

Absolute Maximum Ratings

ParameterSymbolMinMaxUnit
Reverse voltageVR-3V
Forward currentIF-300mA
Operating Case TemperatureTc-2070
Thermoelectric cooler voltageVTEC-3.0V
Thermoelectric cooler currentITEC-1.5A
Storage temperatureTstg-5585
Lead soldering temperatureStemp-260
Lead soldering timeStime-10sec

Optical/Electrical Characteristics (T=25℃, unless otherwise stated)

ParameterSymbolMinTypMaxUnitTest Conditions
Optical Output PowerPo1--10.0mWCW,T=25℃
Forward VoltageVF----2.5VCW,T=25℃
Center Wavelengthλc1290
1535
--1330
1565
nmCW,T=25℃
Bandwidth FWHMBw3040-nmCW,T=25℃
Spectral Ripple------1dBCW,T=25℃
Polarization Extinction RatioPER--
15
--1.5
--
dBLow Polarization Rate
High Polarization Rate @PM Fiber
Thermistor ResistanceRT9.510.010.5T=25 °C
Thermistor B-Value--
3950--K25℃/85℃

Order information

SZK-1XX0-YY-ZZ-FA-14

SZKwavelengthOutput PowerEncapsulation & fiber selectionConnectorPIN
SLED…nm…mWBS=BTF SM Fiber00=NO14
13101BP=BTF PM FiberFA=FC/APC

15502FU=FC/UPC

5
SA=SC/APC


10

Dimensions and Pin Description:

Dimensions are in mm. All dimensions are ±0.1mm unless otherwise specified. Type: 00

Note: the laser module are ESD-sensitive devices. Please insure that proper ESD handling procedures are used.

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