Two-electrode high power tapered laser with up to 40.5 W/A static modulation efficiency and 700 Mb/s direct modulation capability

C. H. Kwok, M. Xia, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, N. Michel, M. Ruiz, M. Krakowski, M. Calligaro, M. Lecomte, O. Parillaud, H. Odriozola, Jm Garcia-Tijero, I. Esquivias

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Abstract

We report a high modulation efficiency two-electrode tapered laser with a record 0.81W output optical modulation amplitude for 70mA applied current swing under 700Mb/s direct modulation. In addition the device shows a record 40.5W/A static modulation efficiency.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Print)9781557528650
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009
Event2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009 - San Diego, CA, USA United States
Duration: 22 Mar 200926 Mar 2009

Conference

Conference2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009
CountryUSA United States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period22/03/0926/03/09

Keywords

  • (060.4080) Modulation
  • (140.5960) Semiconductor lasers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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