Abstract

An optical correlator based on acoustoelectro-optic interaction is proposed. The device is experimentally demonstrated with a LiNbO3 crystal in which acoustic waves are launched by a piezoelectric transducer and electric fields are established through the photorefractive effect.

© 1987 Optical Society of America

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