Compact LiNbO3 Optical Modulator for Polarization-division-multiplexing RZ-DQPSK

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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Shiraishi, Takashi; Doi, Masaharu; Hasegawa, Tetsu; Tanaka, Kazuhiro (Fujitsu Limited, 10-1 Morinosato-Wakamiya, Atsugi 243-0197, Japan)

An integrated PDM-RZ-DQPSK modulator was developed for the first time with a small bend radius and low-loss, low-crosstalk intersecting U-turn waveguides. This design enables low PDL of less than 0.3 dB.