Compact OCDMA encoders based on the antisymmetric waveguide Bragg grating

Jose M. Castro, Ivan Djordjevic, Lyubo Minkov, Christoph M. Greiner, Dmitri Iazikov, Thomas W. Mossberg, David F. Geraghty

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Abstract

Optical code-division multiple-access (OCDMA) networks require simple encoders/decoders enabling the integration of optical devices for further development. In this letter, we use silica-on-silicon antisymmetric waveguide Bragg grating devices to demonstrate compact and versatile OCDMA encoder/decoders. These devices use mode conversion to perform all-optical functions on chip.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)892-894
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Photonics Technology Letters
Volume18
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2006

Keywords

  • Code-division multiple-access
  • Gratings
  • Integrated optics
  • Optical communication

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Castro, J. M., Djordjevic, I., Minkov, L., Greiner, C. M., Iazikov, D., Mossberg, T. W., & Geraghty, D. F. (2006). Compact OCDMA encoders based on the antisymmetric waveguide Bragg grating. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 18(7), 892-894. https://doi.org/10.1109/LPT.2006.872308