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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1996
  • pp: 83–85

Fast random access to frequency-selective optical memories

M. Rätsep, M. Tian, I. Lorgeré, F. Grelet, and J.-L. Le Gouët  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 83-85 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.21.000083


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Abstract

Spectral phase codes are used as storage addresses in a frequency-selective optical memory. Data are engraved over a 1.5-THz-wide spectral interval. With the help of a ferroelectric liquid-crystal modulator it takes less than 100 μs to retrieve any spectrally addressed data.

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History
Original Manuscript: August 23, 1995
Published: January 1, 1996

Citation
M. Rätsep, M. Tian, I. Lorgeré, F. Grelet, and J.-L. Le Gouët, "Fast random access to frequency-selective optical memories," Opt. Lett. 21, 83-85 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-21-1-83


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