Wavelength conversion of data at gigabit rates via nonlinear optics in an integrated micro-ring resonator

  title={Wavelength conversion of data at gigabit rates via nonlinear optics in an integrated micro-ring resonator},
  author={Alessia Pasquazi and Raja Ahmad and Martin Rochette and Michael R. E. Lamont and Brent E. Little and Sai Tak Chu and Roberto Morandotti and David J. Moss},
We present the first system penalty measurements for all-optical wavelength conversion in an integrated ring resonator. We achieve wavelength conversion over a range of 27.7nm in the C-band at 2.5 Gb/s by exploiting four wave mixing in a CMOS compatible, high index glass ring resonator at ~22 dBm average pump power, obtaining < 0.3 dB system penalty. 
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