Optical Demultiplexing with Extinction Ratio Enhancement Based on Higher Order Parametric Interaction

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Brès, C.-S.; Wiberg, A. O. J.; Chavez-Boggio, J. M.; Radic, S. (University of California, San Diego, Jacobs School of Engineering, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla CA 92093, USA)

We present the experimental demonstration of an all-optical demultiplexer for high speed OTDM data with optical regeneration capability. It is shown that higher order parametric interactions provide optical sampling with high extinction ratio.