All Optical SOA-MZI-Based Encryption Decryption System Using Co Propagating Optical Pulses and CW Wave at 40 Gb/s

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 381)

Abstract

This paper presents novel optical encryption and decryption systems using a semiconductor optical amplifier at 40 Gb/s. Proposed scheme exploits cross-phase modulation phenomenon in SOA. Our design is mainly based on SOA Mach-Zehnder interferometer structure, optical couplers, CW light, and EDFA. We demonstrate that our implementation is more feasible than conventional SOA-MZI encryption system, where only single optical pulse source is used. Experimental evaluation using eye diagrams shows robustness of our proposed encryption decryption system against eavesdropping.

Keywords

Semiconductor optical amplifier Mach-Zehnder interferometer EDFA XOR 

References

  1. 1.
    Barrios, C.A., Lipson, M.: Silicon photonic read only memory. J. Lightwave Technol. 24(7), 2898–2905 (2006)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Valley, G.C.: Photonic analog to digital converters. Opt. Express 15(5), 1955–1982 (2007)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Froehlich, F.F., Price, C.H., Turpin, T.M., Cooke, J.A.: All optical encryption for links at 10 Gb/s and above. In: Proceedings of IEEE Military Communications Conference, vol. 4, pp. 2158–2164. Atlantic City, NJ (2005)Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Kim, J.H., John, Y.M., Byun, Y.T., Lee, S., Woo, D.H., Kim, S.H.: All-optical XOR gate using semiconductor optical amplifiers without additional input beam. IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 14(10), 1436–1438 (2002)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Wang, Q., Zhu, G., Chen, H., Jaques, J., Leuthold, J., Piccirilli, A.B., Dutta, N.K.: Study of all-optical XOR using Mach-Zehnder interferometer and differential scheme. IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(6), 703–710 (2004)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Zhang, M., Wang, L., Ye, P.: All optical XOR logic gates: Technologies and experiment demonstrations. IEEE Commun. Mag. 43(5), 519–524 (2005)Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Ng, T.T.: Characterization of XGM and XPM in a SOA-MZI using linear frequency resolved gating technique. In: IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics society, pp. 656–657 (2007)Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Martinez, J.M., Ramos, F., Marti, J.: 10 Gb/s reconfigurable optical logic gate using a single hybrid-integrated SOA-MZI. Int. J. Fiber Integr. Opt. 27(1), 15–23 (2008)Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    Jung, Y.J., Son, C.W., Lee, S., Gill, S., Kim, H.S., Park, N.: Demonstration of 10 Gb/s all encryption and decryption system utilizing SOA XOR logic gates. J. Opt. Quantum Electron. 40(5–6), 425–430 (2008)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Lannone, E., Sabella, R., de Stefano, L., Valeri, F.: All optical wavelength conversion in optical multicarrier networks. IEICE Trans. Commun. 44(6), 716–724 (1996)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    Hill, M.T., Tangdiongga, E., de Waardt, H., Khoe, G.D., Dorren, H.J.S.: Carrier recovery time in semiconductor optical amplifiers that employ holding beams. Optics Lett. 27(18), 1625–1627 (2002)Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Abdallah, W., Hamdi, M., Boudriga, N.: An all optical configurable and secure OCDMA system implementation using loop based optical delay lines. In: ICTON IEEE (2011)Google Scholar
  13. 13.
    Singh, S., Lovkesh, S.: Ultrahigh speed optical signal processing logic based on SOA-MZI. IEEE J. Sel. Topics Quantum Electron. 18(2), 970–977 (2012)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    Agrawal, G.P.: Fiber-Optic Communication System, 3rd edn. Wiley, SingaporeGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    Wang, Z., Huang, Y.K., Deng, Y., Chang, J., Prucnal, P.R.: Optical encryption with OCDMA code swapping using all OR logic gate. IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 21(7), 411–413 (2009)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electronics and CommunicationAISECT UniversityBhopalIndia

Personalised recommendations