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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 7 — Apr. 1, 2000
  • pp: 496–498

Cascaded waveguide phase-matching arrangement

Di Yang, Jacob B. Khurgin, and Yujie J. Ding  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 25, Issue 7, pp. 496-498 (2000)

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We propose a new method of phase matching in nonlinear waveguides, using the higher-order waveguide mode as an intermediary for efficient second-harmonic or difference-frequency generation, and show that high conversion efficiencies can be achieved with this scheme.

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OCIS Codes
(030.1640) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

Di Yang, Jacob B. Khurgin, and Yujie J. Ding, "Cascaded waveguide phase-matching arrangement," Opt. Lett. 25, 496-498 (2000)

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