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Slow and Fast Light
Washington, DC United States
July 23, 2006
ISBN: 1-55752-816-0
Semiconductor QWs and Devices (MC)

Room Temperature Slow Light with 17 GHz Bandwidth in Semiconductor Quantum Dots

Giovanni Piredda, Aaron Schweinsberg, and Robert W. Boyd


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We demonstrate the delay of a 25 ps pulse by 10 % of its FWHM using coherent population oscillations in PbS quantum dots at room temperature. The 17 GHz bandwidth is adequate for telecommunications applications.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.0160) Materials : Materials
(160.6000) Materials : Semiconductor materials
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

G. Piredda, A. Schweinsberg, and R. W. Boyd, "Room Temperature Slow Light with 17 GHz Bandwidth in Semiconductor Quantum Dots," in Slow and Fast Light, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper MC6.

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