40-Gb/s tandem electroabsorption modulator

@article{Mason200140GbsTE,
  title={40-Gb/s tandem electroabsorption modulator},
  author={Barry Mason and A. Ougazzaden and C. W. Lentz and K. Glogovsky and C. Reynolds and G. J. Przybylek and R E Leibenguth and T. L. Kercher and J. W. Boardman and M. T. Rader and J I Geary and F E Walters and L J Peticolas and J. Freund and S.N.G. Chu and A. S. Sirenko and R. J. Jurchenko and M Hybertsen and L. J. P. Ketelsen and Gregory Raybon},
  journal={OFC 2001. Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibit. Technical Digest Postconference Edition (IEEE Cat. 01CH37171)},
  year={2001},
  volume={4},
  pages={PD14-PD14}
}
In this letter, we have developed a tandem electroabsorption modulator with an integrated semiconductor optical amplifier that is capable of both nonreturn-to-zero and return-to-zero (RZ) data transmission at 40 Gb/s. The tandem modulator consists of a broad-band data encoder and a narrow-band pulse carver. The pulse carver is able to produce 5-ps pulses with more than 20 dB of extinction. The on-chip semiconductor optical amplifier provides up to 8.5 dB of fiber-to-fiber gain and enables the… CONTINUE READING
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