Dynamic switching of high powered picosecond pulses from a quantum dot mode-locked laser diode using an integrated quantum dot switch

H. Wang, A. R. Rae, M. G. Thompson, A. R. Kovsh, R. V. Penty, I. H. White

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Abstract

An integrated quantum-dot switch is presented exhibiting on-chip gain of 19dB and saturation powers in excess of 13dB. Dynamic switching of 10ps, 5ps and 1ps pulses is presented with peak powers in excess of 170mW.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007
Place of PublicationU. S. A.
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Electronic)9783800730421
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007
Event2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007 - Berlin, Germany
Duration: 16 Sep 200720 Sep 2007

Publication series

Name2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007

Conference

Conference2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007
CountryGermany
CityBerlin
Period16/09/0720/09/07

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Cite this

Wang, H., Rae, A. R., Thompson, M. G., Kovsh, A. R., Penty, R. V., & White, I. H. (2007). Dynamic switching of high powered picosecond pulses from a quantum dot mode-locked laser diode using an integrated quantum dot switch. In 2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007 [5758531] (2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007). IEEE.