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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 18 — Sep. 1, 2008
  • pp: 13699–13706

Bandwidth control of a Ti:PPLN Sﬞolc filter by a temperature-gradient-control technique

Yeung Lak Lee, Young-Chul Noh, Chul-Sik Kee, Nan Ei Yu, Woojin Shin, Changsoo Jung, Do-Kyeong Ko, and Jongmin Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 18, pp. 13699-13706 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.013699


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Abstract

We have demonstrated the bandwidth control of a Ti-diffused periodically poled LiNbO3 (Ti:PPLN) Sﬞolc filter by a temperature-gradient-control technique. Up to 2.8 nm of filtering bandwidth was achieved with a simple temperature-gradient-control technique in a 78-mm-long of Ti:PPLN waveguide, which has a 0.2 nm filtering bandwidth at an uniform temperature. We have also analyzed the experimental results with the theoretical calculation which is derived from the codirectional coupled mode equations.

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OCIS Codes
(120.2440) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Filters
(130.3730) Integrated optics : Lithium niobate
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices
(260.1440) Physical optics : Birefringence

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: April 7, 2008
Revised Manuscript: June 23, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: August 17, 2008
Published: August 21, 2008

Citation
Yeung Lak Lee, Young-Chul Noh, Chul-Sik Kee, Nan Ei Yu, Woojin Shin, Changsoo Jung, Do-Kyeong Ko, and Jongmin Lee, "Bandwidth control of a Ti:PPLN Šolc filter by a temperature-gradient-control technique," Opt. Express 16, 13699-13706 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-18-13699


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