OSA's Digital Library

Optics InfoBase > Conference Papers > CLEO > 2009 > CTuZ > Page CTuZ4 © 2009 OSA

Conference Paper
Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Baltimore, Maryland United States
May 31, 2009 - June 5, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-55752-869-8
Nonlinear Optics for Imaging and Metrology (CTuZ)

Photonic MEMS Vibrating at X-Band Rates (11 GHz)

Matthew Tomes and Tal Carmon


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (107 KB) Note that full-text PDFs from conferences typically contain 1-3 pages of content, some or all of which might be an abstract, summary, or miscellaneous items.

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

  • Export Citation/Save Click for help


We experimentally observe an opto-mechanical whispering-gallery [WG] resonator vibrating at 11 GHz. We use optical electrostriction to drive mechanical vibration at frequencies which scale inversely with optical wavelength, irrespective of micro-resonator size.

© 2009 The Optical Society

OCIS Codes
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(140.3945) Lasers and laser optics : Microcavities
(230.4685) Optical devices : Optical microelectromechanical devices

M. Tomes and T. Carmon, "Photonic MEMS Vibrating at X-Band Rates (11 GHz)," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper CTuZ4.

Sort:  Journal  |  Reset


References are not available for this paper.

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited