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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 3 — Feb. 10, 2014
  • pp: 2216–2221

1x11 few-mode fiber wavelength selective switch using photonic lanterns

Joel Carpenter, Sergio G. Leon-Saval, Joel R. Salazar-Gil, Joss Bland-Hawthorn, Glenn Baxter, Luke Stewart, Steve Frisken, Michaël A. F. Roelens, Benjamin J. Eggleton, and Jochen Schröder  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 2216-2221 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.002216


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Abstract

We demonstrate an 11 port count wavelength selective switch (WSS) supporting spatial superchannels of three spatial modes, based on the combination of photonic lanterns and a high-port count single-mode WSS.

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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

ToC Category:
Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: November 29, 2013
Revised Manuscript: January 18, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: January 18, 2014
Published: January 27, 2014

Citation
Joel Carpenter, Sergio G. Leon-Saval, Joel R. Salazar-Gil, Joss Bland-Hawthorn, Glenn Baxter, Luke Stewart, Steve Frisken, Michaël A. F. Roelens, Benjamin J. Eggleton, and Jochen Schröder, "1x11 few-mode fiber wavelength selective switch using photonic lanterns," Opt. Express 22, 2216-2221 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-22-3-2216


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