Multiwavelength pulse source for OTDM/WDM applications based on arrayed waveguide grating

I. Y. Khrushchev, J. D. Bainbridge, J. E.A. Whiteaway, I. H. White, R. V. Penty

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A 13-wavelength channel 10-GHz pulse source is demonstrated using a method incorporating a dispersion-imbalanced fiber loop mirror and an arrayed waveguide grating. The output high quality pulses are 5 ps wide with the pedestal suppression in excess of 25 dB.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1659-1661
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Photonics Technology Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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