FROG Characterisation of a Turbo-Switch Wavelength Converter

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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Yang, X.; Webb, R. P.; Manning, R. J. (Photonic Systems Group, Tyndall National Institute & Department of Physics, University College Cork, Ireland)
Clarke, A. M.; Maher, R.; Barry, L. P. (RINCE, School of Electronic Eng., Dublin City University, Ireland)

The FROG technique is used to characterise output pulses from a Turbo-Switch wavelength converter in different configurations. Results show low chip on the output pulses, a vital requirement in high-speed optical transmission systems.