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  • Editor: Micha
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 23 — Nov. 14, 2005
  • pp: 9639–9644

All-optoelectronic terahertz system using low-temperature-grown InGaAs photomixers

C. Baker, I. S. Gregory, M. J. Evans, W. R. Tribe, E. H. Linfield, and M. Missous  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 23, pp. 9639-9644 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.009639


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Abstract

We demonstrate, for the first time, an all-optoelectronic continuous-wave terahertz photomixing system that uses low-temperature grown InGaAs devices both for emitters and coherent homodyne detectors. The system is compatible with fiber-optic excitation wavelengths, and we compare the performance to the more common LT-GaAs photomixers.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.5140) Materials : Photoconductive materials
(320.7080) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast devices

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: September 7, 2005
Revised Manuscript: November 9, 2005
Published: November 14, 2005

Citation
Colin Baker, I. Gregory, M. Evans, W. Tribe, E. Linfield, and M. Missous, "All-optoelectronic terahertz system using low-temperature-grown InGaAs photomixers," Opt. Express 13, 9639-9644 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-23-9639


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