Pure single-sideband modulation using high extinction-ratio parallel Mach-Zehnder modulator with third-order harmonics superposition technique

Yuya Yamaguchi, Atsushi Kanno, Tetsuya Kawanishi, Masayuki Izutsu, Hirochika Nakajima

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Abstract

We demonstrate high spurious suppression ratio single-sideband modulation by a high extinction-ratio parallel Mach-Zehnder modulator. An electrical third-order nonlinearity suppression technique can enhance the suppression ratio as high as 47 dB.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Volume2015-August
ISBN (Print)9781557529688
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Aug 10
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2015 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 2015 May 102015 May 15

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2015
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period15/5/1015/5/15

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Keywords

  • Amplitude modulation
  • Erbium
  • Harmonic analysis
  • Optical modulation
  • Optical wavelength conversion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Yamaguchi, Y., Kanno, A., Kawanishi, T., Izutsu, M., & Nakajima, H. (2015). Pure single-sideband modulation using high extinction-ratio parallel Mach-Zehnder modulator with third-order harmonics superposition technique. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest (Vol. 2015-August). [7183443] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..