Full form of EDFA

What is the full form of EDFA?

Answer :
  • Erbium-Doped Fiber Amplifier

What does EDFA mean?

EDFA is an optical amplifier that amplified a modulated laser beam directly, without electron-optical or optoelectronic conversion. The most popular material for long haul telecommunication application widely used in silica doped with erbium, which is known as Erbium doped fiber amplifier or EDFA.