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Silicon's time lens

Nature Photonics volume 3, pages 810 (2009) | Download Citation

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How can we capture ultrafast optical signals in real time? A time lens is one possibility — able to image the temporal profile of a short optical signal, analogous to a conventional lens. Such a device has now been created on a silicon chip.

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  1. B. Jalali, D. R. Solli and S. Gupta are in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, 420 Westwood Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA.  Jalali@ucla.edu

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