Boolean logic device done with DFB laser diode

Hurtado Villavieja, Antonio and González Marcos, Ana and Martín Pereda, José Antonio (2004). Boolean logic device done with DFB laser diode. In: "Photonics North 2004: Optical Components and Devices", 27/09/2004, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.


Title: Boolean logic device done with DFB laser diode
  • Hurtado Villavieja, Antonio
  • González Marcos, Ana
  • Martín Pereda, José Antonio
Item Type: Presentation at Congress or Conference (Article)
Event Title: Photonics North 2004: Optical Components and Devices
Event Dates: 27/09/2004
Event Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Title of Book: Proceedings of SPIE
Date: 20 December 2004
Volume: 5577
Freetext Keywords: semiconductor laser, DFB laser diode, optical logic device, optical computing
Faculty: E.T.S.I. Telecomunicación (UPM)
Department: Tecnología Fotónica [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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We present simulation results on how power output-input characteristic Instability in Distributed FeedBack -DFB semiconductor laser diode SLA can be employed to implemented Boolean logic device. Two configurations of DFB Laser diode under external optical injection, either in the transmission or in the reflective mode of operation, is used to implement different Optical Logic Cells (OLCs), called the Q- and the P-Device OLCs. The external optical injection correspond to two inputs data plus a cw control signal that allows to choose the Boolean logic function to be implement. DFB laser diode parameters are choosing to obtain an output-input characteristic with the values desired. The desired values are mainly the on-off contrast and switching power, conforming shape of hysteretic cycle. Two DFB lasers in cascade, one working in transmission operation and the other one in reflective operation, allows designing an inputoutput characteristic based on the same respond of a self-electrooptic effect device is obtained. Input power for a bit'T' is 35 uW(70uW) and a bit "0" is zero for all the Boolean function to be execute. Device control signal range to choose the logic function is 0-140 uW (280 uW). Q-device (P-device)

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