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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 26 — Dec. 12, 2011
  • pp: B621–B627

Continuous-wave four-wave mixing in cm-long Chalcogenide microstructured fiber

Camille-Sophie Brès, Sanja Zlatanovic, Andreas O.J. Wiberg, and Stojan Radic  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 26, pp. B621-B627 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.00B621


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Abstract

We present the experimental demonstration of broadband four-wave mixing in a 2.5 cm-long segment of AsSe Chalcogenide microstructured fiber. The parametric mixing was driven by a continuous-wave pump compatible with data signal wavelength conversion. Four-wave mixing products over more than 70 nm on the anti-stoke side of the pump were measured for 345 mW of pump power and 1.5 dBm of signal power. The ultrafast signal processing capability was verified through wavelength conversion of 1.4 ps pulses at 8 GHz repetition rate.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers
(190.4975) Nonlinear optics : Parametric processes

ToC Category:
Fibers, Fiber Devices, and Amplifiers

History
Original Manuscript: September 30, 2011
Revised Manuscript: November 9, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: November 22, 2011
Published: December 1, 2011

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European Conference on Optical Communication 2011 (2011) Optics Express

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Camille-Sophie Brès, Sanja Zlatanovic, Andreas O.J. Wiberg, and Stojan Radic, "Continuous-wave four-wave mixing in cm-long Chalcogenide microstructured fiber," Opt. Express 19, B621-B627 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-26-B621


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