Low-order adaptive optics for free-space optoelectronic interconnects

James Gourlay, Tsung Y. Yang, Masatoshi Ishikawa, Andrew C. Walker

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The concept of adaptive optics for improving the cost-performance of free-space optoelectronic interconnects is discussed. Adaptive optics as a design option for optical interconnect systems is presented and discussed. A practical demonstrator that performs low-order correction was built and tested. Slowly varying misalignments, including thermal effects, were compensated for in a 622-Mbit/s free-space optical data link. © 2000 Optical Society of America.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)714-720
Number of pages7
JournalApplied Optics
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 10 Feb 2000


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