CMOS-Compatible Spectrotemporal Compressor Could Support Ultrafast Optical Signal Processing - IDEX Health & ScienceIDEX Health & Science

    Disclaimer:

    The views, information, or opinions expressed in the Industry News RSS feed belong solely to the author and do not necessarily represent those of IDEX Health & Science and its employees.

    CMOS-Compatible Spectrotemporal Compressor Could Support Ultrafast Optical Signal Processing

    Article obtained from Photonics RSS Feed.

    Researchers at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), the A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics, and MIT have developed an all-optical spectrotemporal pulse compression system. The system, which is built on a CMOS-compatible ultra-silicon-rich nitride (USRN) platform, is based on an integrated design that provides direct, tailored control of a pulse’s spectral and temporal profiles. The ability to control pulse properties will allow users to efficiently leverage them for advanced metrology, high-speed optical communications, and more.

    To achieve a strong rate of compression at low power, the researchers designed a device with separate nonlinear and dispersive stages integrated on one chip. Decoupling these…

    READ MORE
    Jul, 14 2021 |

    IDEX Health & Science is the global authority in fluidics and optics, bringing to life advanced optofluidic technologies with our products, people, and engineering expertise. Intelligent solutions for life.