The gain and phase dynamics of an optically excited ‘turbo-switch’ are measured for the first time. The results indicate potential for wavelength conversion at speeds >170Gbit/s, and optical regeneration at input pulse energies ~ 250fJ.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

PDF Article


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access OSA Member Subscription