An all-optical on/off switch 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, M. S. Demokan

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Abstract

All-optical on/off switch is demonstrated using multi-wavelength injection-locked Fabry-Perot laser diode. A 10 Gb/s data signal is switched on and off with an extinction ratio of -16 dB measured in spectrum domain by an optical control signal.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 6th Chinese Optoelectronics Symposium, COES 2003
PublisherIEEE
Pages154-157
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)0780378873, 9780780378872
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2003
Event6th Chinese Optoelectronics Symposium, COES 2003 - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Duration: 12 Sep 200314 Sep 2003

Conference

Conference6th Chinese Optoelectronics Symposium, COES 2003
CountryHong Kong
CityHong Kong
Period12/09/0314/09/03

Keywords

  • Diode lasers
  • Fabry-Perot
  • High speed optical techniques
  • Injection-locked oscillators
  • Nonlinear optics
  • Optical interferometry
  • Optical packet switching
  • Optical wavelength conversion
  • Packet switching
  • Switches

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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