All-optical shutter using a multi-wavelength mutual injection-locked Fabry-Perot laser diode

L. F K Lui, L. Y. Chan, Ping Kong Alexander Wai, B. Moses, W. H. Chung, Hwa Yaw Tam

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An all-optical shutter is demonstrated using a multi-wavelength injection-locked Fabry-Perot laser diode. A 10 Gb/s data signal is switched on and off with a contrast ratio of ∼16.9 dB by an optical control signal.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)770-772
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 1 Jun 20036 Jun 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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