TITLE

Source of sidelobe asymmetry in integrated acousto-optic filters

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, D.A.; d'Alessandro, A.; Baran, J.E.; Herrmann, H.
PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;2/22/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p814
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the source of asymmetry in the sidelobe spectra of integrated acousto-optic filters. Effect of asymmetry on wavelength-multiplexed optical channel; Characteristics of the asymmetry; Explanation of the source in terms of intrinsic variation of waveguide birefringence; Result of thermal application to low-power acousto-optic filters.
ACCESSION #
4319210

 

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