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Optical Fiber Communication Conference
Los Angeles, California United States
March 4-8, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-55752-938-1
Nonlinearity Management in Fibers (OTh4I)

Noise Performance of an Eight-Sideband Parametric Mixer

Zhi Tong, Andreas O. J. Wiberg, Nikola Alic, and Stojan Radic  »View Author Affiliations


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Noise performance of an eight-sideband mixer seeded by two continuous-wave pumps was measured and compared with two- and four-sideband parametric devices. We show that the noise-figure of a free-running mixer grows with increasing sideband number.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.4975) Nonlinear optics : Parametric processes

Z. Tong, A. O. J. Wiberg, N. Alic, and S. Radic, "Noise Performance of an Eight-Sideband Parametric Mixer," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper OTh4I.5.

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