Wavelength conversion based on cross-gain modulation of ASE spectrum of SOA

Liu Deming, Ng Jun Hong, Chao Lu

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Abstract

A wavelength conversion method in which the cross-gain modulation of amplitude spontaneous emission of a semiconductor optical amplifier is used to convert the pump signal wavelength by means of the spectrum-spliced method is presented. This method allows pump wavelength to be converted into any other wavelength without using any probe light source. A 2.5 Gbit/s spectrum-sliced incoherent light transmission is used.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1222-1224
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Photonics Technology Letters
Volume12
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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