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Tunable all-optical negative multitap microwave filters based on uniform fiber Bragg gratings

Instituto de Ciencia de los Materials, Universidad de Valencia, Dr. Moliner 50, 46100 Burjassort, Valencia, Spain.
Optics Letters (Impact Factor: 3.18). 09/2003; 28(15):1308-10. DOI: 10.1364/OL.28.001308
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ABSTRACT We present a novel and simple technique for obtaining transversal filters with negative coefficients by using uniform fiber Bragg gratings. We demonstrate a wide tuning range, good performance, low cost, and easy implementation of multitap filters in an all-optical passive configuration in which negative taps are obtained by use of the transmission of a broadband source through uniform Bragg gratings.

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