We demonstrate the first silicon photonic single-sideband (SSB) modulator with dual-parallel Mach-Zehnder modulators (MZMs) operating near 1550 nm with a measured carrier suppression of 27 dB and at least 12 dB sideband suppression at 1 GHz.

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