All-Optical Self-Routing Crossbar Switch

  • M. Hashimoto
  • M. Fukui
  • K. Kitayama
Part of the Springer Series in Electronics and Photonics book series (SSEP, volume 29)


An all-optical self-routing crossbar switch utilizing the wavelength as routing information and an optically addressable spatial light modulator is proposed. Preliminary experimental results are also shown.


Bandpass Filter Spatial Light Modulator Information Field Destination Address Preliminary Experimental Result 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Hashimoto
    • 1
  • M. Fukui
    • 1
  • K. Kitayama
    • 1
  1. 1.NTT Transmission Systems LaboratoriesYokosuka-shi, Kanagawa-kenJapan

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