Investigation of FWM in EAM shows wide tuning range with almost flat efficiency response. Enhancement of FWM efficiency with EAM reverse bias was observed. Simultaneous optical demultiplexing and wavelength conversion at 80 Gbit/s are demonstrated.
© 2004 Optical Society of America
(070.0070) Fourier optics and signal processing : Fourier optics and signal processing
(070.4340) Fourier optics and signal processing : Nonlinear optical signal processing
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
E. S. Awad, P. S. Cho, N. Moulton, and J. Goldhar, "Characterization of four-wave mixing in electroabsorption modulator and its application to high-speed optical demultiplexing," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper MF46.