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 publication2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Nov 16
Event2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2009 Jun 22009 Jun 4

Publication series

Name2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009

Other

Other2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period09/6/209/6/4

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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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 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 [5225260] (2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009).