All-optical wavelength conversion at 20 Gbit/s has been experimentally demonstrated in a monolithically integrated all-active SOA-based Mach-Zehnder interferometer optimised for high-speed operation. Excellent BER performance with a penalty of <1 dB is reported for the first time.
|Publication status||Published - 1999|
Fjelde, T., Wolfson, D., Hansen, P. B., Kloch, A., Janz, C., & Coquelin, A. (1999). 20 Gbit/s optical wavelength conversion in all-active Mach-Zehnder interferometer. Electronics Letters, 35(11), 913-914.