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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 1994
  • pp: 889–891

Three-wavelength device for all-optical signal processing

R. J. Manning and D. A. O. Davies  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 12, pp. 889-891 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.000889


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Abstract

We describe the operation of a semiconductor laser amplifier as a nonlinear element, using a novel three-wavelength configuration, which enhances the recovery rate of the nonlinear refractive index and permits choice of its sign and magnitude. Simple rate-equation analysis suggests that 100-GHz operation should be possible with powers of ~1 W.

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History
Original Manuscript: December 3, 1993
Published: June 15, 1994

Citation
R. J. Manning and D. A. O. Davies, "Three-wavelength device for all-optical signal processing," Opt. Lett. 19, 889-891 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-12-889


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