OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 34, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2009
  • pp: 2375–2377

Photonic radio-frequency phase shifter based on polarization interference

Han Chen, Yi Dong, Hao He, Weisheng Hu, and Lemin Li  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 34, Issue 15, pp. 2375-2377 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.34.002375


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (335 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

An rf photonic phase shifter based on polarization interference is presented, and the theoretical fundamentals of the design are explained. This phase shifter provides broad operational bandwidth and a full 360° phase-shift tuning range with a single external electrical control. A prototype of the rf photonic phase shifter with a frequency of 26.75 GHz and 360° tuning range is experimentally demonstrated.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.5440) Optical devices : Polarization-selective devices
(280.5110) Remote sensing and sensors : Phased-array radar

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: April 30, 2009
Revised Manuscript: June 18, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: June 26, 2009
Published: July 31, 2009

Citation
Han Chen, Yi Dong, Hao He, Weisheng Hu, and Lemin Li, "Photonic radio-frequency phase shifter based on polarization interference," Opt. Lett. 34, 2375-2377 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-34-15-2375


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. M. L. VanBlaricum, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 30 (1994).
  2. J. J. Lee, R. Y. Loo, S. Livingston, V. I. Jones, J. B. Lewis, Y. Huan-Wun, G. L. Tangonan, and M. Wechsberg, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 43, 966 (1995). [CrossRef]
  3. M. R. Fisher and S. L. Chuang, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 1714 (2006). [CrossRef]
  4. J. Han, H. Erlig, D. Chang, M. C. Oh, H. Zhang, C. Zhang, W. Steier, and H. Fetterman, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 14, 531 (2002). [CrossRef]
  5. S. S. Lee, A. H. Udupa, H. Erlig, H. Zhang, Y. Chang, C. Zhang, D. H. Chang, D. Bhattacharya, B. Tsap, W. H. Steier, L. R. Dalton, and H. R. Fetterman, IEEE Microw. Guid. Wave Lett. 9, 357 (1999). [CrossRef]
  6. S. T. Winnall, A. C. Lindsay, and G. A. Knight, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 45, 1003 (1997). [CrossRef]
  7. J. F. Coward, T. K. Yee, C. H. Chalfant, and P. H. Chang, J. Lightwave Technol. 11, 2201 (1993). [CrossRef]
  8. A. Loayssa and F. Javier Lahoz, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 208 (2006). [CrossRef]
  9. Y. Dong, H. He, W. Hu, Z. Li, Q. Wang, W. Kuang, T. H. Cheng, Y. J. Wen, Y. Wang, and C. Lu, Opt. Lett. 32, 745 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  10. H. Park, J. Yi, Y. Byun, S. Lee, S. Kim, M. Takenaka, and Y. Nakano, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. Part 1 42, 4378 (2003). [CrossRef]
  11. L. Goldberg, H. F. Taylor, J. F. Weller, and D. M. Bloom, Electron. Lett. 19, 491 (1983). [CrossRef]
  12. H. Rideout, J. Seregelyi, S. Paquet, and J. P. Yao, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 2344 (2006). [CrossRef]
  13. X. Chen, Z. Deng, and J. P. Yao, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 54, 804 (2006). [CrossRef]
  14. J. J. O'eilly, P. M. Lane, R. Heidemann, and R. Hofstetter, Electron. Lett. 28, 2309 (1992).
  15. P. J. Winzer and Renè-Jean Essiambre, J. Lightwave Technol. 24, 4711 (2006). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 
Fig. 4 Fig. 5
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited