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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 16 — Jul. 30, 2012
  • pp: 18319–18325

Controllable optical analog to electromagnetically induced transparency in coupled high-Q microtoroid cavities

Can Zheng, Xiaoshun Jiang, Shiyue Hua, Long Chang, Guanyu Li, Huibo Fan, and Min Xiao  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 16, pp. 18319-18325 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.018319


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Abstract

We experimentally demonstrate an all-optical analog to electromagnetically induced transparency (EIT) on chip using coupled high-Q silica microtoroid cavities with Q-factors above 106. The transmission spectrum of the all-optical analog to EIT is precisely controlled by tuning the distance between the two microtoroids, as well as the detunings of the resonance frequencies of the two cavities.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3945) Lasers and laser optics : Microcavities
(230.4555) Optical devices : Coupled resonators

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: June 26, 2012
Revised Manuscript: July 17, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 19, 2012
Published: July 25, 2012

Citation
Can Zheng, Xiaoshun Jiang, Shiyue Hua, Long Chang, Guanyu Li, Huibo Fan, and Min Xiao, "Controllable optical analog to electromagnetically induced transparency in coupled high-Q microtoroid cavities," Opt. Express 20, 18319-18325 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-16-18319


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