Transient Behaviour of Nonlinear Optical Compensator Based on Vertical Micro-Cavity Saturable Absorber

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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Suda, Satoshi; Koyama, Fumio; Nishiyama, Nobuhiko (Microsystem Research Center, Tokyo Tech)
Caneau, Catherine; Zah, Chung-En (Corning Incorporated, SP-PR-02-3, Corning, NY,14831, USA)

We demonstrated the 25 ps transient response of a nonlinear-effect compensator based on a reversebiased vertical cavity saturable absorber. The modelling and experiment on the transient behaviour of negative nonlinear phase-shift are presented.