Recent Submissions

  • Application of a liquid crystal display as a multi-level quantized phase-mostly filter in a 4-f optical correlator 

    Starzomski, M., and M. Cada. 1998. "Application of a liquid crystal display as a multi-level quantized phase-mostly filter in a 4-f optical correlator." Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 1998 International Conference on Applications of Photonic Technology III: Closing the Gap between Theory, Development, and Applications 3491: 1135.
    No abstract available.
  • All-optical regenerators and latches 

    Van Dommelen, R. F., S. Nutter, and M. Cada. 2004. "All-optical regenerators and latches." Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering Microwave and Optical Technology 2003 5445(1): 91.
    No abstract available.
  • Application of optical multi-stability to deflection sensors 

    Shehadeh, S. H., M. Cada, Yuan Ma, and M. Qasymeh. 2009. "Application of optical multi-stability to deflection sensors." World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2009: 531.
    In this work, the optical multi-stability is utilized in a deflection sensor element. We have found that a simple sensor, which consists of two cascaded Fabry-Perot resonators, has a novel memory property, besides having ...
  • Effects of multiple quantum well nonlinearities on coupling coefficient and wavelength detuning in distributed-feedback laser structures 

    Isenor, G., , T. Makino, and M. Cada. 1998. "Effects of multiple quantum well nonlinearities on coupling coefficient and wavelength detuning in distributed-feedback laser structures." Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 1998 International Conference on Applications of Photonic Technology III: Closing the Gap between Theory, Development, and Applications 3491.
    No abstract available.
  • Moving object trajectory estimation using an optical Fourier processor 

    Lane, P., K. Knudsen, and M. Cada. 1998. "Moving object trajectory estimation using an optical Fourier processor." Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 1998 International Conference on Applications of Photonic Technology III: Closing the Gap between Theory, Development, and Applications 3491.
    A vision system that estimates the trajectory (velocity and direction) of moving targets in a two-dimensional field at video frame rates has been developed and constructed. The system uses an optical Fourier processor to ...
  • Optical Semiconductor Surface-Plasmon Dispersion Including Losses Using the DrudeLorentz Model 

    Eldlio, M., F. Che, and M. Cada. 2012. "Optical Semiconductor Surface-Plasmon Dispersion Including Losses Using the DrudeLorentz Model." World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2012 (WCECS 2012) II: 1078-81.
    Theoretical solutions are obtained for the propagation of electromagnetic waves at optical frequencies along a semiconductor/dielectric interface when losses are taken into account in the form of a complex dielectric ...
  • Fibre optic based 3-D accelerometer design 

    Masek, V., M. Cada, A. Cook, Wu Nan, et al. 2011. "Fibre optic based 3-D accelerometer design." 2011 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS): 123-126.
    A novel concept of using a fiber optic technology to create a 3-D seismometer/accelerometer was proposed. The initial planar prototype exhibits a good linearity in the static calibration and less noisy signal in low-frequency ...
  • Quasi-periodic heterostructures from fibonacci unit cells of dissimilar order 

    Amin, H., G. Torrese, H. P. Schriemer, and M. Cada. 2004. "Quasi-periodic heterostructures from fibonacci unit cells of dissimilar order." Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering Photonics North 2004: Optical Components and Devices 5577(1): 398-406.
    No abstract available.
  • Deflection Sensors Utilizing Optical Multi-Stability 

    Shehadeh, S. H., M. Cada, M. Qasymeh, and Yuan Ma. 2010. "Deflection Sensors Utilizing Optical Multi-Stability." AIP Conference Proceedings World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science - 2009 1247: 158.
    No abstract available.
  • Polarization changes of partially coherent pulses propagating in optical fibers 

    Huang, Weihong, Sergey A. Ponomarenko, Michael Cada, and Govind P. Agrawal. 2008. "Polarization changes of partially coherent pulses propagating in optical fibers." In <B>Asia Optical Fiber Communication and Optoelectronics Conference, 2007 : Shanghai, China, 17 - 19 Oct. 2007</B>, 59. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
    No abstract available.
  • The Possible Use of Fiber Bragg Grating based Accelerometers for Seismic Measurements 

    Wu, Jack, Vlastimil Masek, and Michael Cada. 2009. "The Possible Use of Fiber Bragg Grating based Accelerometers for Seismic Measurements." In <B>Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2009Â </B>, 521. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
    No abstract available.
  • Re-configurable all-optical devices based on electrically controlled cross-polarized wave conversion 

    Aasymeh, Montasir, and Michael Cada. 2007. "Re-configurable all-optical devices based on electrically controlled cross-polarized wave conversion." In <B>International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium, 2007 : ISDRS '07 ; 12 - 14 Dec. 2007, College Park, Maryland, USA</B>, 89. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
    No abstract available.
  • Analysis and optimum design of distributed feedback lasers using coupled-power theory 

    Wang, Jing-Yi, and Michael Cada. 2000. "Analysis and optimum design of distributed feedback lasers using coupled-power theory." IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 36(1): 52-58.
    Coupled-power theory is used to describe the distributed feedback (DFB) laser and to provide an approach to its optimal design. It is shown that the lowest excitation threshold and elimination of spatial hole burning can ...
  • Dual-mode semiconductor-optical-amplifier external-cavity laser 

    Wang, W., M. Cada, J. Seregelyi, S. Paquet, et al. 2005. "Dual-mode semiconductor-optical-amplifier external-cavity laser." Electronics Letters 41(14): 804-5.
    A dual-mode semiconductor-optical-amplifier external-cavity laser is presented. The dual-mode optical output can produce a radio frequency beat signal at 31.6 GHz with a 3 dB linewidth of 700 kHz
  • Analysis and design of combined distributed-feedback/Fabry-Perot structures for surface-emitting semiconductor lasers 

    Zhou, Jianying, Michael Cada, and Jianjun He. 1996. "Analysis and design of combined distributed-feedback/Fabry-Perot structures for surface-emitting semiconductor lasers." IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 32: 417-423.
    Combined distributed-feedback/Fabry–Perot (DFB/FP) structures for surface-emitting, semiconductor lasers are proposed. The structures are formed by placing the DFB structure between 2 distributed Bragg reflector mirrors ...
  • Polarization changes of partially coherent pulses propagating in optical fibers 

    Huang, Weihong, Sergey A. Ponomarenko, and Michael Cada. 2007. "Polarization changes of partially coherent pulses propagating in optical fibers." Journal of the Optical Society of America.A, Optics, Image Science, & Vision 24(10): 3063-3068.
    We consider polarization changes of partially coherent pulses propagating through birefringent dispersive fibers in the linear regime. We show that the evolution of the degree of polarization across such pulses is determined ...
  • Optical packet compressor 

    Wang, Wei, and M. Cada. 2006. "Optical packet compressor." Optical Engineering 45(3): 35002-1.
    A highly flexible optical packet compressor is presented. The compressor is capable of providing various compression ratios using the same hardware. It is composed of three parts: a chirped packet generator, a signal ...
  • Theory for optimum design and analysis of distributed-feedback lasers 

    , , M. Cada, and Jin Sun. 1999. "Theory for optimum design and analysis of distributed-feedback lasers." IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 11(1): 24-6.
    Theory for optimum design of a distributed-feedback (DFB) laser is presented, based on a new set of coupled-power equations. A novel /4 phase shift index-coupled AR-coated DFB laser structure, which theoretically exhibits ...
  • Optical harmonic mixers 

    Cada, Michael. 1995. "Optical harmonic mixers." IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 31: 269-277.
    A theoretical and experimental study of the mixing of optical signals in waveguides through the second-order nonlinear effect in semiconductors. Such devices have potential uses in flexible-to-bit-rate all-optical clock ...
  • Modeling the Response of a Long-Period Fiber Grating to Ambient Refractive Index Change in Chemical Sensing Applications 

    Hochreiner, Hannes, Michael Cada, and Peter D. Wentzell. 2008. "Modeling the Response of a Long-Period Fiber Grating to Ambient Refractive Index Change in Chemical Sensing Applications." Journal of Lightwave Technology 26(13-16): 1986-1992.
    No abstract available.

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