We propose a method to generate an ultrahigh-repetition-rate pulse by using an array illuminator and present preliminary experimental results to demonstrate the feasibility of its application to optical communication and readout of images.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
Toshihiro Kubota, Naoko Umehara, Kenichi Iida, Tsutomu Shimura, and Kazuo Kuroda, "Generation of an ultrahigh-repetition-rate pulse by an array illuminator," Opt. Lett. 21, 1667-1669 (1996)