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Authors: K. Huybrechts, G. Morthier, R. Baets
Title: Experimental demonstration of all-optical flip-flop operation in a single distributed feedback laser diode
Format: International Conference Presentation
Publication date: 8/2008
Journal/Conference/Book: Photonics in Switching
Location: Sapporo, Japan
DOI: 10.1109/ps.2008.4804201
Citations: 1 ( - last update: 16/6/2024)
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Dynamic all-optical flip-fop operation is observed for a single distributed feedback laser diode using the spatial hole burning effect. Bistabilities with extinction ratios of up to 35 dB are obtained. For the flip-flop operation, we observe repetition rates up to 1.25 GHz using pulses of 0.5 pJ.

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