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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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
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)0780378873, 9780780378872
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


Conference6th Chinese Optoelectronics Symposium, COES 2003
Country/TerritoryHong Kong
CityHong Kong


  • 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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