Nonlinearity suppression of electroabsorption modulator through dual-parallel modulation

Hyun Do Jung, Gyu Woong Lee, Sang Kook Han, Woo Young Choi

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Abstract

A novel linearization method is proposed to increase the dynamic range of an electro-absorption modulator in suboctave bandwidth operation by exploiting the fact that the phase of third-order intermodulation distortion varies with the dc bias voltage. A reduction of 14 dB in IMD3 and a subsequent increase of the linear dynamic range were experimentally obtained.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2-5
Number of pages4
JournalMicrowave and Optical Technology Letters
Volume29
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Apr 5

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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