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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Long Beach, California United States
May 21, 2006
ISBN: 1-55752-813-6
Nonlinear Phenomena in Semiconductors (QThM)

Multi-Photon Absorption and Nonlinear Refraction of GaAs in the Mid-Infrared

Walter C. Hurlbut, Konstantin L. Vodopyanov, Paulina S. Kuo, Martin M. Fejer, and Yun-Shik Lee

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We report the wavelength dependences of the two- and three-photon absorption coefficients and nonlinear refractive indices of undoped GaAs in the spectral range 1.3-3.5 µm. We have used 100-fs-long optical pulses and the Z-scan method.

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OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.4180) Nonlinear optics : Multiphoton processes
(190.4720) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities of condensed matter

W. C. Hurlbut, K. L. Vodopyanov, P. S. Kuo, M. M. Fejer, and Y. Lee, "Multi-Photon Absorption and Nonlinear Refraction of GaAs in the Mid-Infrared," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper QThM3.

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