Glesk, I. (2003) All-optical wavelength conversion using a regrowth-free monolithically integrated Sagnac interferometer. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 15 (2). pp. 254-256. ISSN 1041-1135Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
All-optical wavelength conversion at 10 Gb/s is demonstrated using a regrowth-free monolithically integrated Sagnac interferometer based on asymmetric twin waveguide technology. A single semiconductor optical amplifier (SOA) offset from the center of the loop and integrated with the waveguide, acts as the nonlinear element in the interferometer. The device demonstrated uniform performance over a 30 nm (1530 nm-1560 nm) wide optical window. Results of theoretical simulations performed to explain the wavelength converted pulse shape are also presented.
|Keywords:||optical wavelength conversion , Sagnac interferometer , photonics, optics, Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering, Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials, Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering|
|Subjects:||Technology > Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Electronic and Electrical Engineering|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||31 Jan 2012 11:08|
|Last modified:||29 Apr 2016 10:43|