Time-of-flight cross correlation on a detector array for ultrafast packet detection

Kenneth G. Purchase, David J. Brady, Kelvin Wagner

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We describe and demonstrate an interferometric technique for measuring the first-order cross correlation of ultrafast optical pulses. This technique may permit single-shot pulse detection and is applicable to receivers for time-domain optical communications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2129-2131
Number of pages3
JournalOptics letters
Issue number24
StatePublished - Dec 1993
Externally publishedYes

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  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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