Multiple access interference noise suppression in an optical CDMA system by time gating with the TOAD

I. Glesk, C. S. Bres, Y. K. Huang, D. Rand, P. R. Prucnal

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We demonstrate error-free operation of 4 simultaneous users in a fast frequencyhopping time-spreading OCDMA system. SOA-based ultrafast all-optical sampling gate was used to eliminate multiple access interference and to increase the number of simultaneous users.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationOptical Amplifiers and Their Applications, OAA 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528098, 9781557528094
StatePublished - 2006
EventOptical Amplifiers and Their Applications, OAA 2006 - Whistler, Canada
Duration: Jun 25 2006Jun 25 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


OtherOptical Amplifiers and Their Applications, OAA 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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