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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 1993
  • pp: 272–274

Distributed-Bragg-reflection properties of segmented KTP waveguides

W. P. Risk and S. D. Lau  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 4, pp. 272-274 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.000272


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Abstract

Segmented KTP waveguides designed for quasi-phase-matched frequency doubling have a periodic variation in the refractive index that acts as a distributed Bragg reflector (DBR). We have measured reflectivity spectra for both TM and TE modes in various segmented KTP waveguides. A reflectivity as high as 70% was observed in a periodically poled KTP waveguide. Reflection bandwidths were typically 0.03–0.06 nm, depending on the length of the sample. The measured temperature tuning rate of the DBR wavelength was 0.017 nm/°C.

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History
Original Manuscript: September 24, 1992
Published: February 15, 1993

Citation
W. P. Risk and S. D. Lau, "Distributed-Bragg-reflection properties of segmented KTP waveguides," Opt. Lett. 18, 272-274 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-4-272


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