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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 10 — May. 15, 2006
  • pp: 4250–4255

Optical delay interferometer based on phase shifted fiber Bragg grating with optically controllable phase shifter

Tae-Young Kim, Masanori Hanawa, Sun-Jong Kim, Swook Hann, Yune Hyoun Kim, Won-Taek Han, and Chang-Soo Park  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 10, pp. 4250-4255 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.004250


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Abstract

We propose a novel optical delay interferometer (ODI) with an optically controllable phase shifter. The proposed interferometer is implemented by using a phase shifted fiber Bragg grating and an Yb3+/Al3+ co-doped optical fiber. The phase of the delayed optical signal is linearly controlled by adjusting the induced pumping power of a laser diode at 976 nm. Polarization dependent loss, polarization dependent center wavelength shift and temperature induced center wavelength shift of the ODI are 0.044 dB, 6 pm, and 9.8 pm/°C, respectively.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: December 16, 2005
Revised Manuscript: April 25, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: April 30, 2006
Published: May 15, 2006

Citation
Tae-Young Kim, Masanori Hanawa, Sun-Jong Kim, Swook Hann, Yune Hyoun Kim, Won-Taek Han, and Chang-Soo Park, "Optical delay interferometer based on phase shifted fiber Bragg grating with optically controllable phase shifter," Opt. Express 14, 4250-4255 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-10-4250


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