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  • Vol. 20, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2003
  • pp: 2270–2273

Simple technique to widen the passband of a free-space optics multiplexer and demultiplexer

Bruno Chassagne and Vlady Ravelomanana  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 20, Issue 11, pp. 2270-2273 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.20.002270


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Abstract

We report on a simple method to flatten the optical spectral response of a conventional Gaussian-like transfer function multiplexer and demultiplexer. Advantages and drawbacks of the technique are discussed, and an analytical formula that permits easy optical design is given.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.1810) Fiber optics and optical communications : Buffers, couplers, routers, switches, and multiplexers
(060.4230) Fiber optics and optical communications : Multiplexing
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices

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Bruno Chassagne and Vlady Ravelomanana, "Simple technique to widen the passband of a free-space optics multiplexer and demultiplexer," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 2270-2273 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-20-11-2270


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