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Subpicosecond Optoelectronic Switch

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070263D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Yu, PY [+details]

Abstract

A subpicosecond optoelectronic switch that can be turned both off and on with pulses from the same mode locked dye laser can be fabricated by using a dichroic semiconductor, such as GaSe or CdSe, as a substrate in a microstrip transmission line switch, as shown in the figure.