Patent Number: 7,822,082

Title: Wavelength reconfigurable laser transmitter tuned via the resonance passbands of a tunable microresonator

Abstract: The present invention relates to a laser transmitter capable of being configured to transmit one of a plurality of wavelengths. Specifically, the laser transmitter may be reconfigured using the resonance passbands of a tunable microresonator coupled with a fixed grating.

Inventors: Ng; Willie W. (Agoura Hills, CA), Hayes; Robert R. (Calabasas, CA), Yap; Daniel (Newbury Park, CA)

Assignee: HRL Laboratories, LLC

International Classification: H01S 3/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00