We experimentally investigate and verify simple and efficient methods for characterizing the patterning effects (PE) of SOA-based optical switches. The onset of PE saturation is well predicted by the theory. an experimental method to capture the maximum PE is developed.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the European Conference on Optical Communication|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
|Event||36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication - Torino, Italy|
Duration: 19 Sep 2010 → 23 Sep 2010
Conference number: 36
|Conference||36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication|
|Period||19/09/2010 → 23/09/2010|