We theoretically and experimentally evaluate the harmonic and intermodulation distortion in a SFL phase shifter which comprises an EOM, a SOA under CPO regime and an optical filter.
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(070.1170) Fourier optics and signal processing : Analog optical signal processing
(250.5980) Optoelectronics : Semiconductor optical amplifiers
(190.4223) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear wave mixing
I. Gasulla, J. Sancho, J. Capmany, J. Lloret, and S. Sales, "Intermodulation and Harmonic Distortion in Slow Light SOA based Microwave Photonic Phase Shifters," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2011, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper JWA051.
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