Abstract

We introduce and verify experimentally an interferometric scheme for performing cross-gain modulation. The scheme is used to demonstrate all-optical wavelength conversion with good extinction ratio in media with little or no cross-phase modulation nonlinearity.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

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