Polarisation Instruments

Advanced Multi-Function Polarisation Controller - PolarMight

Advanced Multi-Function Polarisation Controller - PolarMight™

The MPC-202 is an advanced Multi-function Polarisation Controller specially designed to meet the requirements of coherent receiver performance tests. It combines General Photonics’ award winning PolaRite™ III polarisation controller with proprietary polarisation control algorithms to achieve a wide range of polarisation control functionalities, including high speed quasi-uniform rate polarisation scrambling, random-rate polarisation scrambling with Rayleigh rate distribution, discrete-state polarisation scrambling with high slew rate, sine, square, and triangle-wave SOP modulation, and manual polarisation control functions.

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Degree of Polarisation Meter

Degree of Polarisation Meter

Using a patented maximum & minimum search technique (see page 182 for details), the DOP-201 measures and displays the Degree of Polarisation (DOP) of a light source in real time with high accuracy and wide dynamic range.

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Distributed Polarisation Crosstalk Analyser - PolaX

Distributed Polarisation Crosstalk Analyser - PolaX™

The Distributed Polarisation Crosstalk (X-Talk) Analyser (PXA-1000) is an enhanced version of a white light interferometer designed to obtain space-resolved stress information by analysing stress-induced polarisation cross-coupling along a length of polarisation maintaining (PM) fibre

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High Speed Multi-Function Polarisation Controller

High Speed Multi-Function Polarisation Controller

The MPC-203 is a special version of General Photonics’ Multi-function Polarisation Controller which can reach extremely high rates of polarisation change. 

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High Speed Polarimeter - PolaDetect

High Speed Polarimeter - PolaDetect™

The POD-201 is an FPGA powered in-line polarimeter specially designed for high-speed polarisation analysis and monitoring. The instrument uses four channels to simultaneously obtain the four Stokes parameters and measure the instantaneous state of polarisation (SOP) and degree of polarisation (DOP) of an input light beam.

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Multi-Channel Optical Component Analyser

Multi-Channel Optical Component Analyser

The OCA-1000 is a multi-channel optical component analyser capable of performing simultaneous insertion loss (IL), polarisation dependent loss (PDL), and optical power (P) measurements on multiple optical paths.

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Multi-Function Polarisation Controller - PolaMight

Multi-Function Polarisation Controller - PolaMight™

Controlling the state of polarisation (SOP) of an optical signal has never been easier. This multi-function polarisation controller has four operational modes for complete polarisation control: variable rate polarisation scrambling, manual polarisation adjustment, polarisation modulation, and externally triggered random SOP generation.

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PDL Emulator - PDLPro

PDL Emulator - PDLPro™

High speed fibre optic transceivers, including those deploying coherent detection technology for 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s data transmission, must meet stringent PDL tolerance specifications.

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PDL Multi-Meter - PolaChex

PDL Multi-Meter - PolaChex™

Using a patented maximum and minimum search method (compliant with TIA/EIA-455-198), General Photonics’ PDL multimeter simultaneously measures the Polarisation Dependent Loss (PDL), Insertion Loss (IL), and optical power of a device under test (DUT) in just 30 ms.

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Polarisation Analysing OFDR - PolaMagic

Polarisation Analysing OFDR - PolaMagic™

The OFDR-1000A is a polarisation analysing optical frequency domain reflectometer (PA-OFDR), a breakthrough instrument capable of analysing polarisation evolution along an optical fibre.

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Polarisation Extinction Ratio Meter

Polarisation Extinction Ratio Meter

The ERM-202 is a dual channel polarisation extinction ratio (PER) meter specifically designed to simultaneously measure the PER and power ratio of a device with two polarisation maintaining (PM) outputs, such as a Y-branch fibre gyro IOC, PM coupler (PMC), or polarisation beam splitter (PBS), as well as evaluate the performance (output DOP) of depolarisers.

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Polarisation Measurement System - PolaWise

Polarisation Measurement System - PolaWise™

PolaWise™ is an advanced polarisation measurement system for accurate measurement of all polarisation related properties of light sources and optical materials. Based on General Photonics’ patented magneto-optic polarisation generation and analysis technology, the PSGA-101-A is specially designed for fibre optic applications and can effortlessly accomplish multiple functions, including polarisation state generation (PSG), polarisation state analysis (PSA), polarisation extinction ratio (PER) measurement, polarisation dependent loss (PDL) measurement, and polarisation mode dispersion (PMD) measurement.

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Polarisation Optimised PMD Source - PMDPro

Polarisation Optimised PMD Source - PMDPro™

PMDPro™ is a breakthrough PMD source that can deterministically generate precise 1st order PMD up to 180 ps and 2nd order PMD up to 8100 ps2 . Its quasi-continuous operation mode enables independent generation of first order and wavelength independent second order PMD for uniform coverage of the PMD space.

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Polarisation Scrambler - PolaMix

Polarisation Scrambler - PolaMix™

General Photonics’ Polarisation Scrambler uses a breakthrough all-fibre technology to effectively randomise polarisation states. Depolarising by polarisation scrambling has many important applications. Scrambling the input polarisation can eliminate measurement uncertainties caused by the polarisation sensitivity of the testing device.

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Polarisation Synthesiser Analyser - PolaFlex

Polarisation Synthesiser Analyser - PolaFlex™

The PSY-201 is a deterministic polarisation controller that can generate and maintain any state of polarisation (SOP), regardless of the input SOP. It combines General Photonics’ patented polarisation controller, in-line polarimeter, and control algorithm into an instrument that functions as both a polarisation state generator and a polarisation analyser.

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Reset-Free Polarisation Stabiliser - PolaStay

Reset-Free Polarisation Stabiliser - PolaStay™

The PolaStay™ polarisation stabiliser actively maintains a stable output state of polarisation (SOP) against rapid input SOP fluctuations, compensating for an input polarisation discontinuity in as fast as 5 ms, or tracking without resets against a continuous input SOP rotation of up to 32π/s. This unique product is a complete system consisting of General Photonics’ polarisation controller, in-line polarisation monitor, and proprietary algorithm.

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