Integrated devices for all-optical signal processing
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: ECOC 2007
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Poustie, Alistair (CIP Ltd., B55 Adastral Park, Martlesham Heath, Ipswich, IP5 3RE, U.K)
Hybrid integration of semiconductor optical amplifiers into practical all-optical signal processing modules is described. Recent advances in nonlinear SOAs and multiple array devices are highlighted, with applications from optical memory to sophisticated burst-mode optical regenerators.