All-optical signal routing using interaction of mutually incoherent spatial solitons

Autor(en): Kip, D
Herden, C
Wesner, M
Stichwörter: BEAM; COLLISIONS; FIELD; Materials Science; Materials Science, Multidisciplinary; NONLINEARITY; optical switching; PHOTOREFRACTIVE SCREENING SOLITONS; Physics; Physics, Condensed Matter; PROPAGATION; spatial solitons; WAVE-GUIDE
Erscheinungsdatum: 2002
Herausgeber: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
Journal: FERROELECTRICS
Volumen: 274
Startseite: 135
Seitenende: 142
Zusammenfassung: 
We propose an all-optical switch or router that is based on the interaction of counterpropagating mutually incoherent spatial optical solitons. The concept is demonstrated experimentally by nonlinear collision of spatial solitons in a photorefractive planar waveguide in strontium barium niobate.
ISSN: 00150193
DOI: 10.1080/713716389

Show full item record

Page view(s)

1
Last Week
0
Last month
0
checked on Mar 2, 2024

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric