Frequency swapping using an optical switch with embedded Mach-Zehnder structures for wavelength-converted optical signal routing without lightsources

Akito Chiba, Takahide Sakamoto, Tetsuya Kawanishi, Kaoru Higuma, Masayuki Izutsu

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Abstract

We proposed and experimentally investigated a frequency swapping technique for two lightwaves by using a LiNbO3 optical switch where only Mach-Zehnder structures were nested. 10-GHz opposite frequency shifts for two lightwaves were successfully obtained.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 1
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2009 May 312009 Jun 5

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period09/5/3109/6/5

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Chiba, A., Sakamoto, T., Kawanishi, T., Higuma, K., & Izutsu, M. (2009). Frequency swapping using an optical switch with embedded Mach-Zehnder structures for wavelength-converted optical signal routing without lightsources. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).