Slowing light in optical fibres sees fast progress

Slowing down light to produce optical delay lines for communication networks has advanced enormously in the last year. Luc Thévenaz and Miguel Gonzalez-Herraez chart this recent progress and describe the new challenges facing developers of practical devices


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Opto & Laser Europe, 139, 27-9
Year:
2006
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IOP Publishing
ISSN:
0966-9809
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Copyright 2006, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, 8924857, 0966-9809, slowing down light, slow light, optical delay lines, optical communication networks, temporary light signal storage
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