Digital-to-analog conversion using electrooptic modulators

@article{Yacoubian2003DigitaltoanalogCU,
  title={Digital-to-analog conversion using electrooptic modulators},
  author={Araz Yacoubian and P. Das},
  journal={IEEE Photonics Technology Letters},
  year={2003},
  volume={15},
  pages={117-119}
}
A photonic implementation of optical digital-to-analog converter is proposed using electrooptic polymer modulators. A 2-bit implementation at low frequencies is experimentally demonstrated at a conversion rate of 80 MS/s which is limited by the bandwidth of the photodetector and its associated electronics. Some of the technical issues that must be overcome to reach our goal of simultaneous high-speed (tens of gigasamples per second) and high-resolution (on the order of 12 bits) performance are… CONTINUE READING
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