All-Optical controlled mach-zehnder based variable optical attenuator using photochromic sol gel material

Xianjun Ke, Michael R. Wang, Sangyup Song, Daqun Li, Jame J. Yang

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Abstract

We report an all-optical controlled variable optical attenuator using a photochromic sol gel material. Optical attenuation is achieved in a waveguide based Mach-Zehnder interferometric device configuration through phase modulation by means of sol gel photochromism.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ
Period10/16/0510/21/05

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Ke, X., Wang, M. R., Song, S., Li, D., & Yang, J. J. (2005). All-Optical controlled mach-zehnder based variable optical attenuator using photochromic sol gel material. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.