OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 28, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 1989
  • pp: 2057–2060

Voltage tunable LiNbO3 wavelength filters

Janet Lehr Jackel and John J. Johnson  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 11, pp. 2057-2060 (1989)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.28.002057


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (574 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We describe here the design and operation of voltage tunable wavelength filters fabricated in titanium diffused LiNbO3. The devices, based on the nonsymmetric interferometer, have channel separations of 11–31 nm at λ = 1300 nm, and tuning rates of 3–10 nm/V. The periodic wavelength response of these filters allows them to be cascaded to combine or separate 2 N channels in N stages.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: September 26, 1988
Published: June 1, 1989

Citation
Janet Lehr Jackel and John J. Johnson, "Voltage tunable LiNbO3 wavelength filters," Appl. Opt. 28, 2057-2060 (1989)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-28-11-2057


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. K. D. Fitchew, H. Toba, K. Oda, N. Takato, “Frequency Response of Thermo-Optic Tuning Mechanism of Planar Silica Optical Multiplexer,” Opt. Lett. 12, 781–783 (1987). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  2. C. H. Henry, B. H. Verbeek, N. A. Olsson, K. J. Orlowsky, R. F. Kazarinov, B. H. Johnson, “Integrated Four-Channel Mach-Zehnder Multiplexer Fabricated with Phosphorous Doped SiO2 Waveguides on Si,” in Technical Digest Conference on Integrated and Guided Wave Optics (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 1988), pp. 66–69.
  3. J. L. Jackel, F J. Favire, J. J. Johnson, “Nonsymmetric Mach-Zehnder Interferometers Used as Low-Drive-Voltage Modulators,” in Technical Digest of Topical Meeting on Integrated and Guided Wave Optics (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 1986), paper FAA3; IEEE/OSA J. Lightwave Technol. LT-6, 1348–1351 (1988).
  4. J. L. Jackel, P. Perlmutter, J. J. Johnson, “High-Speed, Low-Voltage Modulation with a Non-Symmetric Mach-Zehnder Interferometer,” IEEE/OSA J. Lightwave Technol.LT-X, in press.
  5. J. E. Baran, Y. Silberberg, P. Perlmutter, “White-Light Characterization of Integrated-Optic Waveguides and Devices,” in Technical Digest of Optical Fiber Communication Conference-Sixth International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 1987), paper TU02.
  6. W. K. Burns, A. F. Milton, “An Analytic Solution for Mode Coupling in Optical Waveguide Branches,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-16, 446 (1980). [CrossRef]
  7. Y. Silberberg, P. Perlmutter, J. E. Baran, “Digital Optical Switch,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 51, 1230–1232 (1987). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited