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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 21 — Oct. 11, 2010
  • pp: 21981–21989

Discrete parametric band conversion in silicon for mid-infrared applications

En-Kuang Tien, Yuewang Huang, Shiming Gao, Qi Song, Feng Qian, Salih K. Kalyoncu, and Ozdal Boyraz  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 21, pp. 21981-21989 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.021981


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Abstract

Silicon photonics has great potential for mid-wave-infrared applications. The dispersion of waveguide can be manipulated by waveguide dimension and cladding materials. Simulation shows that <3μm wide conversion can be achieved by tuning the pump wavelength.

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OCIS Codes
(190.3270) Nonlinear optics : Kerr effect
(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: July 15, 2010
Revised Manuscript: September 4, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: September 23, 2010
Published: October 1, 2010

Citation
En-Kuang Tien, Yuewang Huang, Shiming Gao, Qi Song, Feng Qian, Salih K. Kalyoncu, and Ozdal Boyraz, "Discrete parametric band conversion in silicon for mid-infrared applications," Opt. Express 18, 21981-21989 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-21-21981


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