ECE 4500 OPTICAL ENGINEERING
M. Johansson, B. Lofving, S. Hard, L. Thylen, M. Mokhtari, U. Westergren, and
C. Pala, "Study of an ultrafast analog-to-digital conversion scheme based on
diffractive optics," Appl. Opt., vol. 39, pp. 2881-2887, June 10, 2000.
Arrayed-Waveguide Grating Routers
In telecommunications it is necessary to be able to switch and to rout various
wavelength signals from one channel to another, such as with an arrayed-
waveguide grating router.
A. Sugita, A. Kaneko, K. Okamoto, M. Itoh, A. Himeno, and Y. Ohmori,
"Very low insertion loss arrayed-waveguide grating with vertically
tapered waveguides," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 12, pp. 1180-
1182, Sept. 2000.
Asymmetric Fabry-Perot Multiple Quantum Well Electroabsorption Modulators
These semiconductor devices may be used as reflection modulators.
P. Zouganeli, P. J. Stevens, D. Atkinson, and G. Parry, "Design trade-offs
and evaluation of the performance attainable by GaAs-Al(0.3)Ga(0.7)As
asymmetric Fabry-Perot modulators," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 31, pp.
927-943, May 1995.
Atmospheric Measurement Systems
Measurement of atmospheric wind may be important in determining
G. M. Fisher, T. L. Killeen, Q. Wu, J. M. Reeves, P. B. Hays, W. A. Gault, S.
Brown, and G. G. Shepherd, "Polar cap mesophere wind observations: Comparisons