Optoelectronic oscillator using push-pull Mach-Zehnder modulator biased at null point for optical two-tone signal generation

Takahide Sakamoto, Tetsuya Kawanishi, Masayuki Izutsu

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Abstract

We propose a novel optoelectronic oscillator (OEO) made of a push-pull Mach-Zehnder modulator biased at null point, oscillating at half the frequency of feedback signal. Optical two-tone signal with 10.5-GHz frequency difference is experimentally generated.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO
Pages877-879
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Dec 1
Event2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2005 May 222005 May 27

Publication series

Name2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO
Volume2

Other

Other2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period05/5/2205/5/27

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Sakamoto, T., Kawanishi, T., & Izutsu, M. (2005). Optoelectronic oscillator using push-pull Mach-Zehnder modulator biased at null point for optical two-tone signal generation. In 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO (pp. 877-879). [CTuN5] (2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO; Vol. 2).