Wavelength conversion at 40Gbit/s via cross-gain modulation in distributed feedback laser integrated with semiconductor optical amplifier

M. F.C. Stephens, D. Nesset, K. A. Williams, A. E. Kelly, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, M. J. Fice

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Abstract

Wavelength conversion via cross-gain modulation is demonstrated for the first time at 40Gbit/s in a distributed feedback laser monolithically integrated with a semiconductor optical amplifier. A bit error rate penalty of 2.2dB at 10-9 is reported for the operation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1762-1764
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Volume35
Issue number20
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Sep 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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