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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 5 — Mar. 11, 2013
  • pp: 6488–6496

Photonic arbitrary waveform generation based on crossed frequency to time mapping

H.-Y. Jiang, L.-S. Yan, Y.-F. Sun, J. Ye, W. Pan, B. Luo, and X.-H. Zou  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 6488-6496 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.006488


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Abstract

Microwave photonic arbitrary waveform generation based on incoherent frequency-to-time-mapping (FTTM) accompanied by intersymbol interference, so called crossed FTTM (CFTTM). The pulse shape can be defined and tuned by properly adjusting the spectrum shaper (symbol shape) and the degree of intersymbol interference. UWB-, triangular-, rectangle-, comb- and user-defined pulse shapes are experimentally obtained.

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OCIS Codes
(230.0250) Optical devices : Optoelectronics
(350.4010) Other areas of optics : Microwaves
(060.5625) Fiber optics and optical communications : Radio frequency photonics

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: January 8, 2013
Revised Manuscript: February 23, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: February 25, 2013
Published: March 7, 2013

Citation
H.-Y. Jiang, L.-S. Yan, Y.-F. Sun, J. Ye, W. Pan, B. Luo, and X.-H. Zou, "Photonic arbitrary waveform generation based on crossed frequency to time mapping," Opt. Express 21, 6488-6496 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-5-6488


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