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Realization of a Photonic Switch in a Photonic Crystal Fiber using Kerr Nonlinearities

Published on February 2015 by Abhilash Panda, Mihir Hota, Trilochan Panigrahi, Sonali Prava Dash, Sukanta Kumar Tripathy
International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
Foundation of Computer Science USA
ICAST2014 - Number 3
February 2015
Authors: Abhilash Panda, Mihir Hota, Trilochan Panigrahi, Sonali Prava Dash, Sukanta Kumar Tripathy
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Abhilash Panda, Mihir Hota, Trilochan Panigrahi, Sonali Prava Dash, Sukanta Kumar Tripathy . Realization of a Photonic Switch in a Photonic Crystal Fiber using Kerr Nonlinearities. International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology. ICAST2014, 3 (February 2015), 10-12.

@article{
author = { Abhilash Panda, Mihir Hota, Trilochan Panigrahi, Sonali Prava Dash, Sukanta Kumar Tripathy },
title = { Realization of a Photonic Switch in a Photonic Crystal Fiber using Kerr Nonlinearities },
journal = { International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology },
issue_date = { February 2015 },
volume = { ICAST2014 },
number = { 3 },
month = { February },
year = { 2015 },
issn = 0975-8887,
pages = { 10-12 },
numpages = 3,
url = { /proceedings/icast2014/number3/19484-5032/ },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A Mihir Hota
%A Trilochan Panigrahi
%A Sonali Prava Dash
%A Sukanta Kumar Tripathy
%T Realization of a Photonic Switch in a Photonic Crystal Fiber using Kerr Nonlinearities
%J International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
%@ 0975-8887
%V ICAST2014
%N 3
%P 10-12
%D 2015
%I International Journal of Computer Applications
Abstract

The realization of a novel concept of photonic switching using photonic crystal fiber is presented in this paper. With the introduction of Kerr nonlinearity into a photonic crystal fiber, the phenomenon of optical switching has got redefined. The proposed scheme involves that the transmission intensity applied to the fiber can be switched from maximum to minimum with the application of suitable phase difference in between the input and the control signal. All the simulations are implemented by Finite Difference Time Domain method.

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Keywords

Finite Difference Time Domain Method Kerr Nonlinearity Photonic Crystal Fiber Photonic Switching.