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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 13 — Jun. 21, 2010
  • pp: 13600–13607

Cascadable and reconfigurable photonic logic gates based on linear lightwave interference and non-linear phase erasure

Bar Larom, Moshe Nazarathy, Arkady Rudnitsky, Amir Nevet, and Zeev Zalevsky  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 13, pp. 13600-13607 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.013600


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Abstract

Feasibility of cascading and reconfiguring a pair of linear-nonlinear all-optical logic gate structures is experimentally demonstrated using RF photonics. Progress in highly integrated O/E/O repeaters over Si/InP hybrid platforms enables large-scale reconfigurable gate arrays.

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OCIS Codes
(130.2790) Integrated optics : Guided waves
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(130.3750) Integrated optics : Optical logic devices
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(200.4740) Optics in computing : Optical processing

ToC Category:
Optics in Computing

History
Original Manuscript: January 12, 2010
Revised Manuscript: March 4, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: March 19, 2010
Published: June 10, 2010

Citation
Bar Larom, Moshe Nazarathy, Arkady Rudnitsky, Amir Nevet, and Zeev Zalevsky, "Cascadable and reconfigurable photonic logic gates based on linear lightwave interference and non-linear phase erasure," Opt. Express 18, 13600-13607 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-13-13600


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