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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 1990
  • pp: 245–247

Polarization-based optical logic using laser-excited gratings

G. Ravindra Kumar, Bhanu P. Singh, K. Divakar Rao, and K. K. Sharma  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 245-247 (1990)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.15.000245


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Abstract

We present a novel way of performing optical logic. The proposed logic device is based on the polarization switching observed in the first-order diffraction from a laser-excited grating in a dye-doped solid.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: September 18, 1989
Manuscript Accepted: December 18, 1989
Published: February 15, 1990

Citation
G. Ravindra Kumar, Bhanu P. Singh, K. Divakar Rao, and K. K. Sharma, "Polarization-based optical logic using laser-excited gratings," Opt. Lett. 15, 245-247 (1990)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-15-4-245


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