Abstract

Incident-power-dependent extinction ratio of electroabsorption modulators is shown and theoretically investigated by using microscopic theory combined with heat-flux calculation. The phenomenon stems from voltage-dependent temperature rise and the calculated results agree well with the experiment.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

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