News & Views | Published:

Nonlinear Optics

Nanoscale signal regeneration

Nature Photonics volume 2, pages 1213 (2008) | Download Citation

Subjects

The regeneration of weak and distorted optical signals is vital in long-haul optical communication systems. Now scientists at Cornell University have developed an all-optical scheme that performs the task and is small enough to fit on a chip.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1.

    et al. Nature Photon. 2, 35–38 (2008).

  2. 2.

    et al. Electron. Lett. 35, 730–731 (1999).

  3. 3.

    et al. Proc. Optical Fiber Commun. Conf. MG4, 1–3 (2001).

  4. 4.

    et al. IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 332–334 (2000).

  5. 5.

    & IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 992–994 (2005).

  6. 6.

    & Opt. Express 12, 5269–5273 (2004).

  7. 7.

    et al. Nature 433, 725–728 (2005).

  8. 8.

    & IEICE Electron. Express 1, 429–434 (2004).

  9. 9.

    et al. Nature 441, 960–963 (2006).

  10. 10.

    et al. Opt. Express 15, 12949–12958 (2007).

  11. 11.

    et al. Opt. Express 15, 6500–6506 (2007).

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

  1. Ozdal Boyraz is in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA.  oboyraz@uci.edu

    • Ozdal Boyraz

Authors

  1. Search for Ozdal Boyraz in:

About this article

Publication history

Published

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1038/nphoton.2007.261

Further reading

Newsletter Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing