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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2008
  • pp: 1641–1643

All-optical isolation by directional coupling

Alessandro Alberucci and Gaetano Assanto  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 15, pp. 1641-1643 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.001641


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Abstract

A nonlinear phase defect inserted in a coherent coupler can realize an effective all-optical diode. Basic features, design criteria, and suggested implementations are discussed with reference to Kerr-like media.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(250.0250) Optoelectronics : Optoelectronics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: March 7, 2008
Revised Manuscript: June 3, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: June 9, 2008
Published: July 17, 2008

Citation
Alessandro Alberucci and Gaetano Assanto, "All-optical isolation by directional coupling," Opt. Lett. 33, 1641-1643 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-33-15-1641

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