Monochromatic all-optical gate with 1 ps response time

Paye, J.; Hulin, D.
March 1993
Applied Physics Letters;3/22/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p1326
Academic Journal
Examines a semiconductor nonlinear Fabry-Perot etalon based on the optical Stark nonlinearity and driven by 1.2 picosecond pulses. Demonstration of one picosecond switching-on and -off times; Spectrum of the driving pulse; Possibility of bit-rate capabilities by the planar structure of parallel utilization.


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