1 December 2002 Pump-controlled signal switching using nonlinear dual-core fiber
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Optical Engineering, 41(12), (2002). doi:10.1117/1.1521134
Abstract
We report a pump-controlled optical signal switch consisting simply of a length of dual-core erbium-doped fiber. It has the following attractive features: (1) wide bandwidth signal switching covering the wavelength range 1552 to 1585 nm, and (2) switching efficiency of nearly 100%.
Yi Bin Lu, Pak Lim Chu, "Pump-controlled signal switching using nonlinear dual-core fiber," Optical Engineering 41(12), (1 December 2002). http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.1521134
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Switching

Switches

Nonlinear optics

Refractive index

Optical fibers

Erbium

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