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Title: Low-voltage differentially-signaled modulators

Abstract

Photonic modulators and methods of modulating an input optical signal are provided. A photonic modulator includes at least one modulator section and differential drive circuitry. The at least one modulator section includes a P-type layer and an N-type layer forming a PN junction in the modulator section. The differential drive circuitry is electrically coupled to the P-type layer and the N-type layer of the at least one modulator section.

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Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1214123
Patent Number(s):
9,128,308
Application Number:
13/770,501
Assignee:
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Feb 19
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Zortman, William A., Lentine, Anthony L., Hsia, Alexander H., and Watts, Michael R. Low-voltage differentially-signaled modulators. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Zortman, William A., Lentine, Anthony L., Hsia, Alexander H., & Watts, Michael R. Low-voltage differentially-signaled modulators. United States.
Zortman, William A., Lentine, Anthony L., Hsia, Alexander H., and Watts, Michael R. Tue . "Low-voltage differentially-signaled modulators". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1214123.
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