OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 28, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2003
  • pp: 1397–1399

Nullified time-of-flight lead-lag in synchronization of chaotic external-cavity laser diodes

S. Sivaprakasam, J. Paul, P. S. Spencer, P. Rees, and K. A. Shore  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 16, pp. 1397-1399 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.28.001397


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (139 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Synchronization of three chaotic diode lasers is effected in a transmitter-mediator-receiver configuration. The transmitter laser’s output is bidirectionally coupled to the mediator laser to achieve anticipating synchronization in their output intensities. The mediator laser’s output is unidirectionally coupled to the receiver laser to achieve lag synchronization in their output intensities. This combination of lead and lag synchronization nullifies the time-of-flight lead-lag in synchronization between the transmitter and receiver lasers. This approach provides a means of eliminating time-of-flight delays in the synchronization of remote transmitters and receivers.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.1540) Lasers and laser optics : Chaos
(140.2020) Lasers and laser optics : Diode lasers
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers

Citation
S. Sivaprakasam, J. Paul, P. S. Spencer, P. Rees, and K. A. Shore, "Nullified time-of-flight lead-lag in synchronization of chaotic external-cavity laser diodes," Opt. Lett. 28, 1397-1399 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-28-16-1397

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited