Abstract

Applications of various slow light schemes in nonlinear optics are considered. It is shown that most benefits of slow light fade away at high bit rates. A few realistic applications of slow light are identified.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Optical jitter and pulse distortion in high bit-rate, slow-light Mach-Zehnder interferometers

Ashutosh R. Shroff and Philippe M. Fauchet
SWB3 Slow and Fast Light (SL) 2007

Slow Light: Fundamentals & Applications

Jacob B Khurgin
CThD3 Coherent Optical Technologies and Applications (COTA) 2006

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access Optica Member Subscription