OSA's Digital Library

Optics InfoBase > Conference Papers > QELS > 2008 > QTuC > Page QTuC6 © 2008 OSA

Conference Paper
Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
San Jose, California United States
May 4-9, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-859-9
Periodic Nonlinear Media (QTuC)

From Fast Optical Bistability to Thermo-Optical Excitability in a Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystal

Alejandro Yacomotti, Paul Monnier, Fabrice Raineri, Rama Raj, and Ariel Levenson

View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (83 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

Share
Citations
  • Export Citation/Save Click for help

Abstract

We show excitable optical pulses in an InP-based Photonic Crystal slab close to bistable operation. Possible applications of excitability such as the realisation of all-optical delay lines in coupled micro cavities will be discussed.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.1450) Nonlinear optics : Bistability
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.5298) Optical devices : Photonic crystals

Citation
A. Yacomotti, P. Monnier, F. Raineri, R. Raj, and A. Levenson, "From Fast Optical Bistability to Thermo-Optical Excitability in a Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystal," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper QTuC6.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=QELS-2008-QTuC6


Sort:  Journal  |  Reset

References

References are not available for this paper.

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited