National Research Council of Canada. Security and Disruptive Technologies
Frontiers in Optics, October 19-23, 2014, Tucson, Arizona, USA
We demonstrate a memory for light based on storing photons in the vibrations of hydrogen molecules. The THz-bandwidth memory is used to store 100-fs pulses for durations up to ∼1ns, enabling ∼10⁴ operational time bins.