Characterization of dual-electrode Mach-Zehnder modulator based optical frequency comb generator in two regimes

@article{Fontaine2008CharacterizationOD,
  title={Characterization of dual-electrode Mach-Zehnder modulator based optical frequency comb generator in two regimes},
  author={Nicolas K. Fontaine and Ryan P. Scott and S. J. Ben Yoo and Takahide Sakamoto},
  journal={LEOS 2008 - 21st Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society},
  year={2008},
  pages={186-187}
}
  • N. Fontaine, R. Scott, T. Sakamoto
  • Published 25 November 2008
  • Physics
  • LEOS 2008 - 21st Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society
Amplitude and phase characterization of the output from a dual-electrode LiNbO3 Mach-Zehnder modulator based ultra-flat optical frequency comb generator is investigated for well-known ldquoin-phaserdquo operation and a new ldquoout-of-phaserdquo regime. The out-of-phase regime may be realized with a single-electrode Mach-Zehnder modulator. 

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This work was supported in part by the DARPA and SPAWAR under OAWG contract HR0011-05-C-0155

  • This work was supported in part by the DARPA and SPAWAR under OAWG contract HR0011-05-C-0155