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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 14 — Jul. 6, 2009
  • pp: 11958–11964

1.56-µs continuously tunable parametric delay line for a 40-Gb/s signal

Evgeny Myslivets, Nikola Alic, Slaven Moro, Bill P. P. Kuo, R. M. Jopson, C. J. McKinstrie, M. Karlsson, and Stojan Radic  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 14, pp. 11958-11964 (2009)

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Experimental demonstration of an all-fiber, all-optical continuously tunable delay line is reported. The 1.56-µs delay with a record 62,400 time-delay bit-rate product was characterized for a 40-Gbps data channel. The result was enabled by parametric dispersion compensation with cascaded triple-conversion in highly-nonlinear fiber capable of continuous tuning over 39.5 nm.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: May 11, 2009
Revised Manuscript: June 12, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: June 20, 2009
Published: June 30, 2009

Evgeny Myslivets, Nikola Alic, Slaven Moro, Bill P. P. Kuo, R. M. Jopson, C. J. McKinstrie, M. Karlsson, and Stojan Radic, "1.56-μs continuously tunable parametric delay line for a 40-Gb/s signal," Opt. Express 17, 11958-11964 (2009)

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