Ultrafast All-Optical Analog-to-Digital Conversion using Fiber Nonlinearity

Konferenz: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
20.09.2009 - 24.09.2009 in Vienna, Austria

Tagungsband: ECOC 2009

Seiten: 3Sprache: EnglischTyp: PDF

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Kitayama, Ken-ichi; Miyoshi, Yuji; Takagi, Seiji (Osaka University, Japan)
Namiki, Shu (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan)

Feasibility toward tera-sample/s all-optical ADC using NOLM and its promising applications such as front-end processor of EDC for above 100Gbit/s optical transmission systems are discussed. Recent record-breaking experimental demonstrations of 5-bit ADC will be presented.