All-Optical Logic Gates (XOR, AND, and OR) Based on Cross Phase Modulation in a Highly Nonlinear Fiber

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Sun, K.; Qiu, J.; Rochette, M.; Chen, L. R. (Photonic Systems Group, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2A7)
Qiu, J. (Key Laboratory of Information Photonics and Optical Communications, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China 100876)

We report an all-optical multi-logic gate based on cross-phase modulation in a highly nonlinear fiber and demonstrate XOR, AND, and OR operations at 10 Gb/s.