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Title: Polyhedral integrated and free space optical interconnection

Abstract

An optical communication system uses holographic optical elements to provide guided wave and non-guided communication, resulting in high bandwidth, high connectivity optical communications. Holograms within holographic optical elements route optical signals between elements and between nodes connected to elements. Angular and wavelength multiplexing allow the elements to provide high connectivity. The combination of guided and non-guided communication allows compact polyhedral system geometries. Guided wave communications provided by multiplexed substrate-mode holographic optical elements eases system alignment.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. 913 McDuffie Cir., NE., Albuquerque, NM 87110
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
SANDIA CORP
OSTI Identifier:
871315
Patent Number(s):
US 5706114
Assignee:
Erteza, Ireena A. (913 McDuffie Cir., NE., Albuquerque, NM 87110)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
polyhedral; integrated; free; space; optical; interconnection; communication; holographic; elements; provide; guided; wave; non-guided; resulting; bandwidth; connectivity; communications; holograms; route; signals; nodes; connected; angular; wavelength; multiplexing; allow; combination; allows; compact; geometries; provided; multiplexed; substrate-mode; eases; alignment; optical signals; optical communication; optical element; optical elements; optical signal; free space; holographic optical; optical communications; guided wave; /359/385/

Citation Formats

Erteza, Ireena A. Polyhedral integrated and free space optical interconnection. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Erteza, Ireena A. Polyhedral integrated and free space optical interconnection. United States.
Erteza, Ireena A. Thu . "Polyhedral integrated and free space optical interconnection". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871315.
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abstractNote = {An optical communication system uses holographic optical elements to provide guided wave and non-guided communication, resulting in high bandwidth, high connectivity optical communications. Holograms within holographic optical elements route optical signals between elements and between nodes connected to elements. Angular and wavelength multiplexing allow the elements to provide high connectivity. The combination of guided and non-guided communication allows compact polyhedral system geometries. Guided wave communications provided by multiplexed substrate-mode holographic optical elements eases system alignment.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {1}
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