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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2010
  • pp: 2499–2501

Omnidirectional phase matching of arbitrary processes by radial quasi-periodic nonlinear photonic crystal

Noa Voloch-Bloch, Tomer Davidovich, Tal Ellenbogen, Ayelet Ganany-Padowicz, and Ady Arie  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 14, pp. 2499-2501 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.002499


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Abstract

We investigate second-harmonic generation in a nonlinear photonic crystal having radial quasi-periodic order and continuous rotational symmetry. This device enables us to simultaneously phase match different nonlinear interactions in any arbitrary direction of propagation. We have fabricated such a crystal by electric field poling of a magnesium-doped stoichiometric Li Ta O 3 and demonstrated frequency doubling of two different pump wavelengths at three different angles. Fourier coefficients were 10 times higher than that of a lattice-based multidirectional frequency doubler.

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OCIS Codes
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4160) Nonlinear optics : Multiharmonic generation
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: March 22, 2010
Revised Manuscript: June 15, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: June 22, 2010
Published: July 16, 2010

Citation
Noa Voloch-Bloch, Tomer Davidovich, Tal Ellenbogen, Ayelet Ganany-Padowicz, and Ady Arie, "Omnidirectional phase matching of arbitrary processes by radial quasi-periodic nonlinear photonic crystal," Opt. Lett. 35, 2499-2501 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-14-2499

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