Efficient single sideband microwave to optical conversion using a LiNbO inf 3 inf WGM-resonator Conference Paper


Author(s): Rueda, Alfredo; Sedlmeir, Florian; Collodo, Michele C; Vogl, Ulrich; Stiller, Birgit; Schunk, Georg; Strekalov, Dimitry V; Marquardt, Christoph W; Fink, Johannes M; Painter, Oskar Jon; Leuchs, Gerd; Schwefel, Harald G
Title: Efficient single sideband microwave to optical conversion using a LiNbO inf 3 inf WGM-resonator
Affiliation IST Austria
Abstract: We present a coherent microwave to telecom signal converter based on the electro-optical effect using a crystalline WGM-resonator coupled to a 3D microwave cavity, achieving high photon conversion efficiency of 0.1% with MHz bandwidth.
Keywords: LiNbO3; high photon conversion efficiency; 3D microwave cavity coupling; crystalline WGM-resonator; electro-optical effect; coherent microwave-to-telecom signal converter; lithium niobate WGM-resonator
Conference Title: CLEO: Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics
Conference Dates: June 5-10, 2016
Conference Location: San Jose, CA, USA
ISBN: 978-1-943580-11-8
Publisher: IEEE  
Date Published: 2016-12-16
Start Page: Article number: 7788479
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DOI: 10.1364/CLEO_SI.2016.SF2G.3
Notes: Open Access available via: https://arxiv.org/abs/1601.07261
Open access: yes (repository)