An optical phase-locked loop with a frequency detector and a single-sideband mixer has been proposed and demonstrated for the first time. Continuous frequency sweeping has been achieved.
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M. Lu, H. Park, E. Bloch, A. Sivananthan, A. Bhardwaj, L. Johansson, M. Rodwell, L. A. Coldren, and Z. Griffith, "A Highly Integrated Optical Phase-locked Loop with Single-sideband Frequency Sweeping," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2012, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper CW1K.3.
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