Asymmetric twin-core photonic crystal fiber for dispersionless all-optical delay control
Authors: Tonello A., Szpulak M., Olszewski J., Wabnitz S., Aceves A.B., Urbanczyk W.
Autors Affiliation: XLIM Photonique, UMR CNRS, 6172 Limoges, France; Institute of Physics, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland; Dipartimento di Elettronica per l\’Automazione, Università di Brescia, Via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy; Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States
Abstract: We present a twin core photonic crystal fiber nonlinear coupler permitting dispersionless all-optical control of the delay of picosecond pulses. Nonlinear exact solutions illustrate the time delay control principle.
More Information: work was partially supported by the Polonium and the COST P299 projects.KeyWords: Crystal atomic structure; Crystal whiskers; Delay control systems; Laser pulses; Photonic crystal fibers; Photonic crystals; Photonics, All-optical; Dispersionless; Exact solutions; Nonlinear couplers; Pico-second pulse; Time delay controls, Optical communicationDOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2008.4729408