OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 24, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 1999
  • pp: 214–216

Accuracy of optical frequency comb generation in optical fiber

K. Imai, Y. Zhao, M. Kourogi, B. Widiyatmoko, and M. Ohtsu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 214-216 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.24.000214


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (298 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We evaluated the accuracy of an optical frequency comb in optical fibers by measuring the frequency shift after a sideband from an electro-optic modulator had passed through the fiber. We found that a frequency drift of a few hertz was due largely to a variation in the ambient temperature that corresponded to an increase in the square root of the Allan variance to 0.66 Hz.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(120.3930) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrological instrumentation
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(230.4110) Optical devices : Modulators

Citation
K. Imai, Y. Zhao, M. Kourogi, B. Widiyatmoko, and M. Ohtsu, "Accuracy of optical frequency comb generation in optical fiber," Opt. Lett. 24, 214-216 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-24-4-214


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. M. Kourogi, K. Nakagawa, and M. Ohtsu, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 29, 2693 (1993).
  2. D.-S. Kim, M. Arisawa, A. Morimoto, and T. Kobayashi, IEEE J. Sel. Topics Quantum Electron. 2, 493 (1996).
  3. S. Slyusarev, T. Ikegami, S. Ohshima, and E. Sakuma, Opt. Commun. 135, 223 (1997).
  4. T. Udem, M. Kourogi, J. Reichert, and T. W. Hänsch, Opt. Lett. 23, 1387 (1998).
  5. K. Imai, M. Kourogi, and M. Ohtsu, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 34, 54 (1998).
  6. K. Imai, M. Kourogi, B. Widiyatmoko, and M. Ohtsu, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO'98), Vol. 6 of 1998 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1998), paper CThY4, pp. 472–473.
  7. L.-S. Ma, P. Jungner, J. Ye, and J. L. Hall, Opt. Lett. 19, 1777 (1994).
  8. T. Yoshino, K. Kurosawa, K. Itoh, and T. Ose, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 18, 1624 (1982).
  9. M. Kourogi, T. Enami, and M. Ohtsu, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 8, 1698 (1996).
  10. Y. Kubo, H. Kanamori, H. Yokota, and S. Tanaka, in European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC '90) (Eindhoven U. of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 1990), pp. 505–508.

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.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited