All optical shutter based on Raman-assisted four-wave mixing in dispersion shifted fiber

Lixin Xu, Ping Kong Alexander Wai, Hwa Yaw Tam, L. F K Lui, M. S. Demokan

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We demonstrated a 10 Gb/s all-optical shutter based on Raman-assisted four-wave-mixing in dispersion-shifted fiber. Improvement of more than 65 dB in the conversion efficiency and 26 dB in the signal-to-background ratio are obstained.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Postconference Digest
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2004
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: 23 Feb 200427 Feb 2004


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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