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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 2012
  • pp: 4714–4716

Multichannel optical frequency-locked multicarrier source generation based on multichannel recirculation frequency shifter loop

Junwen Zhang, Jianjun Yu, Nan Chi, Ze Dong, Xinying Li, Yufeng Shao, and Li Tao  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 22, pp. 4714-4716 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.37.004714


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Abstract

We propose and experimentally demonstrate a novel scheme to generate multichannel optical frequency-locked multicarrier by using multichannel recirculating frequency shifter (MC-RFS) loop. By using MC-RFS loop, we can generate N channels subcarriers each round trip without interference. These subcarriers of each channel are stable and frequency-locked, which can be used for a multichannel WDM source. Finally, the double channels RFS loop is carried out for demonstration in our experiment with double-carriers source. Using this scheme, we successfully generate 54 frequency-locked subcarriers with 25 GHz frequency spacing in two channels and each channel has 27 tones.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2630) Fiber optics and optical communications : Frequency modulation

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: September 11, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 26, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: October 6, 2012
Published: November 12, 2012

Citation
Junwen Zhang, Jianjun Yu, Nan Chi, Ze Dong, Xinying Li, Yufeng Shao, and Li Tao, "Multichannel optical frequency-locked multicarrier source generation based on multichannel recirculation frequency shifter loop," Opt. Lett. 37, 4714-4716 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-37-22-4714

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