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Table 1 Main parameters of the used commercial mode-locked lasers

From: Low-noise transfer of the spectral purity of an optical comb line using a feedforward scheme

Repetition rate~ 1 GHz (975.5 MHz)250 MHz
Average output power35 mW90 mW
Center wavelength1560 nm1556 nm
Optical bandwidth (at −3 dB)>  13 nm>  13 nm
Supported pulse duration<  200 fs<  200 fs
Free-running timing jitter [1 kHz - 10 MHz]<  10 fs<  1.5 fs
Free-running 3-dB linewidth of an optical comb line [1 Hz - 10 MHz]<  18 kHz<  10 kHz