Abstract

A novel phase-shifted optical quantization scheme for an all-optical analog-to-digital converter, which uses 4×4 multimode interference couplers, is demonstrated and theoretically analyzed. The whole scheme can be integrated on a chip.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

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