Eight state optical flip-flop based on coupled unidirectional ring lasers with optical feedback

S. Zhang, D. Lenstra, Y. Liu, H. Ju, Z. Li, G.D. Khoe, H.J.S. Dorren

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Abstract

An eight-state optical flip-flop based on coupled unidirectional ring lasers with optical feedback is demonstrated. The flip-flop exhibits low power operation since it contains only one gain medium. The contrast ratio is over 35 dB.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/QELS 2006), 21 - 26 May, 2006, Long Beach, California, USA
Place of PublicationLongbeach, CA
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
PagesCMJ3-1/2
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-813-1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Event2006 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO® 2006) - Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, United States
Duration: 21 May 200626 May 2006

Conference

Conference2006 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO® 2006)
Abbreviated titleCLEO® 2006
CountryUnited States
CityLong Beach
Period21/05/0626/05/06

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