Photonic millimeter-wave generation and transmission techniques for the high-frequency radio interferometers

Hitoshi Kiuchi, Tetsuya Kawanishi

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Abstract

One method to generate two optical signals is the lithium niobate (LiNbO3)) Mach-Zehnder optical intensity modulator which is capable of generating two highly stable optical signals (upper sideband and lower sideband components) by applying a sinusoidal microwave signal to an input laser signal. During the signal transmission through the fiber cable, the cable length delay fluctuation is caused together with polarization mode dispersion, which will impact the performance of coherent signal distribution. We have developed the phase stabilizer using the double difference round-trip phase measurement method with Michelson's interferometer. The roundtrip phase measurement is performed on each lightwave signal separately.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings, LEOS '09
Pages591-592
Number of pages2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 29
Event2009 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference, LEOS '09 - Belek-Antalya, Turkey
Duration: 2009 Oct 42009 Oct 8

Publication series

NameConference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS
ISSN (Print)1092-8081

Other

Other2009 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference, LEOS '09
CountryTurkey
CityBelek-Antalya
Period09/10/409/10/8

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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Kiuchi, H., & Kawanishi, T. (2009). Photonic millimeter-wave generation and transmission techniques for the high-frequency radio interferometers. In 2009 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings, LEOS '09 (pp. 591-592). [5343127] (Conference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS). https://doi.org/10.1109/LEOS.2009.5343127