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Fast Acousto-Optic Add-Drop based on Fiber Bragg Grating

Oliveira, R.A. ; Marques, C. ; Nogueira, R.N. ; Pohl, A.

Fast Acousto-Optic Add-Drop based on Fiber Bragg Grating, Proc IEEE Lasers and Electro Optics Society Annual Meeting - LEOS, Belek, Turkey, Vol. Proceedings, pp. 573 - 574, October, 2009.

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Abstract
A fast add-drop multiplexer based on the acousto-optic effect is demonstrated. The measured switching time is 61 μs, obtained with a fiber-horn structure arranged along the fiber axis.