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2 x 2 single-mode fibre routing switch

Birks, T.A., Culverhouse, D.O., Farwell, S.G. and Russell, P.St.J. (1996) 2 x 2 single-mode fibre routing switch Optics Letters, 21, (10), pp. 722-724. (doi:10.1364/OL.21.000722).

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An all-fibre 2x2 acousto-optic routing switch is described that has an insertion loss of 0.11 dB, a drive power of 1.5 mW and a switching time of 80 µs. The switch has a very simple construction and so has the potential to be low in cost.

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Published date: May 1996


Local EPrints ID: 78105
ISSN: 0146-9592
PURE UUID: 9f95d371-a6ba-4bfb-956d-e2e544d520fc

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:27

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Author: T.A. Birks
Author: D.O. Culverhouse
Author: S.G. Farwell
Author: P.St.J. Russell

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