Ultrafast optical switching capabilities of an InP-based photonic crystal cavity are studied using a tapered fiber-assisted coupling scheme. Overall switching times as short as 25ps were measured with a femtosecond pump and probe technique.
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(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(130.4815) Integrated optics : Optical switching devices
(230.5298) Optical devices : Photonic crystals
M. Brunstein, A. Yacomotti, R. Braive, I. Sagnes, L. Bigot, and A. Levenson, "All-Optical Fiber-Coupled Ultrafast Switching in 2-D InP-Based Photonic Crystal Nanocavity," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2010, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper CMV6.
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