TITLE

Single-wavelength all-optical phase modulation in a GaAs/AlAs hetero-nipi waveguide: Towards an

AUTHOR(S)
Yoffe, G.W.; Brubach, J.; Karouta, F.; Wolter, J.H.
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/25/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 17, p2318
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a single-wavelength optical transistor-like device which exploits the polarization-dependent absorption coefficient in quantum wells. Effects of the absorption of a transverse-electric polarized control beam; Applications of the transverse-magnetic polarized probe beam undergoing a phase shift; Mechanism of attaining a 180 degree-phase shift.
ACCESSION #
4289478

 

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