We report a novel single-drive 10 Gb/s electro-optic Mach-Zehnder modulator in domain inverted LiNbO3. The low switching voltage, close to 2V, allows the use of inexpensive drivers, such as those for electro-absorption modulators.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

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