H. M. Gibbs, N. Peyghambarian, Y. H. Lee, J. L. Jewell, A. Migus, A. Antonetti, D. Hulin, A. Mysyrowicz

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The status of bulk-GaAs etalons and their application to high-speed optical logic is summarized. A nonlinear etalon is described that can make a decision in about 1 ps and recover to make another in less than 100 ps, making possible high-speed optical logic. These recovery times are considered to be adequate for parallel computations where thermal considerations will limit the product of pixel density and repetition rate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUnknown Host Publication Title
PublisherOptical Soc of America
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)0936659165
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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