All-optical pseudorandom number generator

Poustie, A., Blow, K.J., Kelly, A.E. and Manning, R.J. (1999) All-optical pseudorandom number generator. Optics Communications, 159(4-6), pp. 208-214. (doi: 10.1016/S0030-4018(98)00615-4)

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We demonstrate an all-optical pseudorandom binary number generator comprised of two coupled regenerative optical memories and an XOR gate. Both sub-maximal binary sequences and maximal length pseudorandom sequences were successfully demonstrated.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Kelly, Professor Anthony
Authors: Poustie, A., Blow, K.J., Kelly, A.E., and Manning, R.J.
Subjects:T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering
Journal Name:Optics Communications
Published Online:20 January 1999

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