IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - RF gain instability in photonic links due to bias drift in Ti:LiNbO/sub 3/ Mach-Zehnder modulators

OFC/IOOC'99. Optical Fiber Communication Conference and the International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communications

Author(s): A. Ward, III ; L.T. Nichols ; R.D. Esman
Sponsor(s): IEEE Commun. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1999
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 21 February 1999
Volume: 2
Page Count: 3
ISBN (Paper): 1-55752-582-X
DOI: 10.1109/OFC.1999.766429
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An optimal bias voltage, named the "stabilized quadrature bias voltage," has been identified for Mach-Zehnder modulators, which reduces RF gain instability. A practical remedy for RF gain... View More

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