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  • Vol. 6, Iss. 6 — Jun. 10, 2008
  • pp: 408–410

Three-dimensional optical logic devices using spatial multiwaveguide system

Jianxia Pan and Yiling Sun  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 6, Issue 6, pp. 408-410 (2008)


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Abstract

Based on the weakly coupled-mode theory, the coupled-mode equations of the spatial multiwaveguide system are presented in general. The intensity distribution in each waveguide is determined by numerical method. Optical logic devices based on spatial multiwaveguide system are proposed. The analysis results show that the spatial multiwaveguide system permits different Boolean logic states obtained by phase modulation. Applications of the logic devices include optical calculation, optical interconnection, and spatial optical signal processing.

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OCIS Codes
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(130.3750) Integrated optics : Optical logic devices
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

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Jianxia Pan and Yiling Sun, "Three-dimensional optical logic devices using spatial multiwaveguide system," Chin. Opt. Lett. 6, 408-410 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-6-6-408


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