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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 35 — Dec. 10, 1990
  • pp: 5228_1–5231

Coherent detection of optically carried microwave signals through two-wave mixing in a BaTiO3 crystal

Daniel Dolfi, B. Forestier, B. Loiseaux, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 29, Issue 35, pp. 5228_1-5231 (1990)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.29.5228_1


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Abstract

We propose, analyze and experimentally demonstrate the amplification and detection of microwave signals transmitted on dual frequency optical carriers, using two wave mixing with differential gain in BaTiO3.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: December 19, 1989
Published: December 10, 1990

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Daniel Dolfi, B. Forestier, B. Loiseaux, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, "Coherent detection of optically carried microwave signals through two-wave mixing in a BaTiO3 crystal," Appl. Opt. 29, 5228_1-5231 (1990)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-29-35-5228_1


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