We demonstrate code scrambling, implemented in ring-resonator based integrated coders, for enhanced degree of confidentiality in a spectral phase encoded OCDMA system. The BER performance with an interfering user is better than 1x10^-10.
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(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
A. Agarwal, R. Menendez, P. Toliver, S. Etemad, and J. Jackel, " Code Scrambling in Spectral Phase Encoded OCDMA Using Reconfigurable Integrated Ring Resonator Based Coders," in Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications/Coherent Optical Technologies and Applications, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper CFD4.
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