Accession Number : ADD012439

Title :   Nonlinear Optical Apparatus Using Optical Fibers.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Rand,Stephen C

Report Date : 03 Jun 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This document discloses a nonlinear second order signal processing apparatus having a number of high quality optical fibers that are embedded in a nonlinear optical material in such a way that their cores are in evanescent contact with one another and the nonlinear medium.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *OPTICAL PROCESSING, *OPTICAL CIRCUITS, *FIBER OPTICS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, FIBER OPTICS TRANSMISSION LINES, ACOUSTOOPTICS, TRANSDUCERS, FIBER OPTICS TRANSMISSION LINES

Subject Categories : Acoustooptic and Optoacoustic Devices
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE