Chapter 7. Summary and Future Prospects

  1. Hiroshi Ishikawa
  1. Hiroshi Ishikawa

Published Online: 21 AUG 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758694.ch7

Ultrafast All-Optical Signal Processing Devices

Ultrafast All-Optical Signal Processing Devices

How to Cite

Ishikawa, H. (2008) Summary and Future Prospects, in Ultrafast All-Optical Signal Processing Devices (ed H. Ishikawa), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470758694.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Ultrafast Photonic Devices Laboratory, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ibaraki, Japan

Author Information

  1. Ultrafast Photonic Devices Laboratory, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ibaraki, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 AUG 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518205

Online ISBN: 9780470758694

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Keywords:

  • ultrafast transmission and ultrafast signal processing devices;
  • Japan Gigabit Network II (JGN II) using EAM based light sources;
  • optical Fourier transform (OFT) method in transmission;
  • fiber ML lasers;
  • ultrafast SOA response and wavelength filter extract;
  • SOA based FWM wavelength conversion;
  • quantum dot SOA and two-wavelength pumping scheme;
  • Polarization Compensation Devices (PCD);
  • ultrafast technology with low power consumption

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Transmission Experiments

  • Requirements on Devices and Prospects

  • Summary

  • References