Broadband Swept Optical Single-sideband Modulation Generation for Spectral Characterization of Optical Components

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Sagues, M.; Beloki, G.; Loayssa, A. (Universidad Pblica de Navarra, Campus Arrosadia s/n, 31006 Pamplona (Spain))

We propose a technique for broadband optical single-sideband modulation generation for spectral measurement applications. We experimentally demonstrate an unwanted-sideband suppression over 35 dB in a broadband range from 50 MHz to 20 GHz.