14 July 2003 1 TH/z photonic communication transmitter using a single multiwavelength mode-locked semiconductor laser
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Proceedings Volume 5104, Enabling Photonic Technologies for Aerospace Applications V; (2003); doi: 10.1117/12.487003
Event: AeroSense 2003, 2003, Orlando, Florida, United States
Abstract
A gain-flattened multiwavelength modelocked semiconductor laser generates 750 MHz pulse trains simultaneously into 168 discrete wavelength channels. Optical time division multiplexing multiplies the pulse-repetition rate to 6 GHz per channel to yield an aggregate pulse rate of 1 THz.
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Michael M. Mielke, Gerard A. Alphonse, Peter J. Delfyett, "1 TH/z photonic communication transmitter using a single multiwavelength mode-locked semiconductor laser", Proc. SPIE 5104, Enabling Photonic Technologies for Aerospace Applications V, (14 July 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.487003; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.487003
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Semiconductor lasers

Channel projecting optics

Mode locking

Wavelength division multiplexing

Fabry–Perot interferometers

Terahertz radiation

Laser optics

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