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Novel Millimeter-Wave Electro-optic Modulator

Bridges, William B. and Sheehy, Finbar T. and Schaffner, James H. (1990) Novel Millimeter-Wave Electro-optic Modulator. In: 1990 IEEE Lasers and Electro-optics Society Annual Meeting (LEOS '90). IEEE , New York, NY, pp. 296-298. ISBN 0-87942-550-4

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A waveguide LiNbO_3 electro-optic modulator has been demonstrated with a novel wave-coupling technique which greatly reduces phase-velocity mismatch. An 8-12 GHz version produces 48° phase modulation with 126 mW of drive power. A 60 GHz version is being built.

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Official Citation:Bridges, W.B.; Sheehy, F.T.; Schaffner, J.H.; , "Novel Millimeter-wave Electro-optic Modulator," Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, 1990. LEOS '90. Conference Proceedings., IEEE , vol., no., pp.296-298, 4-9 Nov 1990 doi: 10.1109/LEOS.1990.690582 URL:
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