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Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
San Francisco, California United States
May 16, 2004
ISBN: 1-55752-770-9
CLEO Poster Session II (CWA)

Nonlinear switching in a symmetrical Sagnac interferometer including a quarter-wave plate

Olivier Pottiez, Baldemar Ibarra-Escamilla, Evgueni A. Kuzin, and Joseph W. Haus

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Abstract

We demonstrate experimentally that nonlinear switching can be obtained from a fiber Sagnac interferometer including a symmetrical coupler, highly-twisted fiber and a quarter-wave plate. Experimental results confirm previously reported theoretical predictions.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.4320) Optical devices : Nonlinear optical devices

Citation
O. Pottiez, B. Ibarra-Escamilla, E. A. Kuzin, and J. W. Haus, "Nonlinear switching in a symmetrical Sagnac interferometer including a quarter-wave plate," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper CWA74.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=CLEO-2004-CWA74


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