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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 11, Iss. 22 — Nov. 3, 2003
  • pp: 2813–2819

Broadening of the second-harmonic phase-matching bandwidth in a temperature-gradient-controlled periodically poled Ti:LiNbO3 channel waveguide

Yeung Lak Lee, Young-Chul Noh, Changsoo Jung, Tae Jun Yu, Do-Kyeong Ko, and Jongmin Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 11, Issue 22, pp. 2813-2819 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.11.002813


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Abstract

We have demonstrated broadening of the phase-matching bandwidth in a periodically poled Ti:LiNbO3 (Ti:PPLN) channel waveguide (Λ=16.6 µm) by using a temperature-gradient-control technique. With this technique, we have achieved a second-harmonic phase-matching bandwidth of more than 13 nm in a 74-mm-long Ti:PPLN waveguide, which has a 0.21-nm phase-matching bandwidth at a uniform temperature.

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OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices
(230.4320) Optical devices : Nonlinear optical devices
(320.5520) Ultrafast optics : Pulse compression

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History
Original Manuscript: September 16, 2003
Revised Manuscript: October 16, 2003
Published: November 3, 2003

Citation
Yeung Lak Lee, Young-Chul Noh, Changsoo Jung, Tae Yu, Do-Kyeong Ko, and Jongmin Lee, "Broadening of the second-harmonic phase-matching bandwidth in a temperature-gradient-controlled periodically poled Ti:LiNbO3 channel waveguide," Opt. Express 11, 2813-2819 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-11-22-2813


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