New electro-optic microwave-lightwave converters using a patch antenna embedded with a narrow gap are proposed. Basic operations for the conversion from wireless to optical signals were demonstrated at 18 GHz with no external power supply.
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Y. N. Wijayanto, H. Murata, H. Shiomi, and Y. Okamura, "Electro-Optic Microwave-Lightwave Converter Using Patch Antenna Embedded with a Narrow Gap for Optical Modulation," in CLEO:2011 - Laser Applications to Photonic Applications, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper JWA122.
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