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Computer-generated holograms for optical interconnection
Author(s): Jari Pekka Turunen; Mohammad R. Taghizadeh; Antti H. Vasara
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Paper Abstract

Synthetic diffractive optical elements offer unique wavefront transformation capabilities, and, consequently, the means to solve many optical interconnection problems encountered in parallel all-optical and electro-optical processors. We describe the design and fabrication of a wide range of fixed space-invariant and space-variant diffractive optical interconnection devices, employing VLSI-based patterning and dry etching technology. We also discuss the realization of real-time reconfigurable optical interconnects using phase-modulating spatial light modulators.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 July 1993
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 1806, Optical Computing, (12 July 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.147816
Show Author Affiliations
Jari Pekka Turunen, Heriot-Watt Univ. (United Kingdom)
Mohammad R. Taghizadeh, Heriot-Watt Univ. (United Kingdom)
Antti H. Vasara, Helsinki Univ. of Technology (Finland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1806:
Optical Computing
Andrey M. Goncharenko; Fedor V. Karpushko; George V. Sinitsyn; Sergey P. Apanasevich, Editor(s)

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