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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1992
  • pp: 58–60

Noninterferometric optical subtraction using reflection–electroabsorption modulators

Barry L. Shoop, Bardia Pezeshki, Joseph W. Goodman, and James S. Harris, Jr.  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 17, Issue 1, pp. 58-60 (1992)

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A noninterferometric technique for optical subtraction is demonstrated that employs a multiple-quantum-well reflection–electroabsorption modulator and provides lower insertion loss, larger contrast ratio, and linearity over a larger dynamic range than similar techniques previously reported.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: August 20, 1991
Published: January 1, 1992

Barry L. Shoop, Bardia Pezeshki, Joseph W. Goodman, and James S. Harris, "Noninterferometric optical subtraction using reflection–electroabsorption modulators," Opt. Lett. 17, 58-60 (1992)

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