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CLEO: Science and Innovations
Baltimore, Maryland United States
May 1-6, 2011
ISBN: 978-1-55752-910-7
Microwave Photonics (CThY)

Noise Reduction by Balanced Detection in Microwave Photonic Filters Based on Optical Broadband Sources

Xiaoxiao Xue, Xiaoping Zheng, Hanyi Zhang, and Bingkun Zhou  »View Author Affiliations


http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_SI.2011.CThY3


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Abstract

We propose a microwave photonic filter based on optical broadband source, of which the optical intensity noise is significantly suppressed through polarization-based balanced detection. The signal-to-noise ratio was increased by 15dB experimentally.

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OCIS Codes
(070.2615) Fourier optics and signal processing : Frequency filtering
(060.5625) Fiber optics and optical communications : Radio frequency photonics

Citation
X. Xue, X. Zheng, H. Zhang, and B. Zhou, "Noise Reduction by Balanced Detection in Microwave Photonic Filters Based on Optical Broadband Sources," in CLEO:2011 - Laser Applications to Photonic Applications, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper CThY3.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=CLEO_SI-2011-CThY3


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