All-optical Data Processing Using Directional Monostability in Semiconductor Ring Laser

Konferenz: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
16.09.2007- 20.09.2007 in Berlin, Germany

Tagungsband: ECOC 2007

Seiten: 2Sprache: EnglischTyp: PDF

Persönliche VDE-Mitglieder erhalten auf diesen Artikel 10% Rabatt

Yu, Siyuan; Wang, Zhuoran (Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TR, UK)
Furst, Sandor; Sorel, Marc (Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8LT, UK)

This paper describes all-optical data processing characteristics of an optical digital device based on the directional optical bistability and monstability in semiconductor ring laser. Experimental demonstration of alloptical monostable and data gating operations is reported.