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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1888–1890

Reflection-geometry photorefractive quantum wells

D. D. Nolte, I. Lahiri, and M. R. Melloch  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 23, pp. 1888-1890 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.21.001888


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Abstract

We present what is to our knowledge the first demonstration of photorefractive AlGaAs/GaAs quantum wells operated in the reflection geometry, using the quantum-confined Stark effect. This photorefractive geometry relies on volume reflection gratings of a small number of periods written in a nonstoichiometric multiple-quantum-well layer with counterpropagating beams. Combined absorptive and photorefractive two-wave mixing gains as large as 1500 cm−1 are observed under reverse bias of the diode.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 12, 1996
Published: December 1, 1996

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D. D. Nolte, M. R. Melloch, and I. Lahiri, "Reflection-geometry photorefractive quantum wells," Opt. Lett. 21, 1888-1890 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-21-23-1888


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