Abstract

We present the RAWC, the first Ring Resonator Assisted Wavelength Converter employing a SOA and a tunable, Si<sup>3</sup>N<sup>4</sup>-SiO<sup>2</sup>micro-ring resonator ROADM. We demonstrate inverted, non-inverted and WDM-enabled wavelength conversion with low power penalties.

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