OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 24, Iss. 7 — Apr. 1, 1999
  • pp: 496–498

Frequency-domain interferometric second-harmonic spectroscopy

P. T. Wilson, Y. Jiang, O. A. Aktsipetrov, E. D. Mishina, and M. C. Downer  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 7, pp. 496-498 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.24.000496


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (351 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We report a new spectroscopic technique to measure simultaneously the intensity and the phase of second-harmonic (SH) radiation over a broad spectral range without laser tuning. Temporally separated SH pulses from two sources, excited by the same broad-bandwidth 15-fs Ti:sapphire fundamental pulse, interfere in a spectrometer to yield frequency-domain interference fringes. We demonstrate the technique by measuring the strongly bias-dependent phase of SH radiation from a Si/SiO<sub>2</sub>/Cr metal-oxide-semiconductor capacitor in the spectral range of the Si<i>E</i><sub>1</sub> critical point.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(190.4350) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics at surfaces
(190.4720) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities of condensed matter
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics
(240.6490) Optics at surfaces : Spectroscopy, surface

Citation
P. T. Wilson, Y. Jiang, O. A. Aktsipetrov, E. D. Mishina, and M. C. Downer, "Frequency-domain interferometric second-harmonic spectroscopy," Opt. Lett. 24, 496-498 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-24-7-496


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. J. I. Dadap, X. F. Hu, N. M. Russell, J. G. Ekerdt, M. C. Downer, and J. K. Lowell, IEEE J. Sel. Topics Quantum Electron. 1, 1145 (1995).
  2. S. T. Cundiff, W. H. Knox, F. H. Baumann, K. W. Evans-Lutterodt, M.-T. Tang, M. L. Green, and H. M. van Driel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 70, 1414 (1997).
  3. W. Daum, H.-J. Krause, U. Reichel, and H. Ibach, Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 1234 (1993).
  4. X. F. Hu, Z. Xu, D. Lim, M. C. Downer, P. S. Parkinson, B. Gong, G. Hess, and J. G. Ekerdt, Appl. Phys. Lett. 71, 1376 (1997).
  5. G. Lupke, C. Meyer, C. Olhoff, H. Kurz, S. Lehmann, and G. Morowsky, Opt. Lett. 20, 1997 (1995).
  6. J. I. Dadap, X. F. Hu, M. Anderson, M. C. Downer, J. K. Lowell, and O. A. Aktsipetrov, Phys. Rev. B 53, R7607 (1996); P. Godefroy, W. de Jong, C. van Hasselt, M. Devillers, and Th. Rasing, Appl. Phys. Lett. 68, 1981 (1996).
  7. B. S. Mendoza, A. Gaggiotti, and R. del Sole, Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3781 (1998).
  8. R. Stolle, G. Marowsky, E. Schwarzberg, and G. Berkovic, Appl. Phys. B 63, 491 (1996); K. J. Veenstra, A. V. Petukhov, A. P. de Boer, and Th. Rasing, Phys. Rev. B 58, R16020 (1998).
  9. P. Guyot-Sionnest, W. Chen, and Y. R. Shen, Phys. Rev. B 33, 8254 (1986).
  10. M. T. Asaki, C.-P. Huang, D. Garvey, J. Zhou, H. C. Kapteyn, and M. M. Murnane, Opt. Lett. 18, 977 (1993).
  11. G. E. Jellison, Jr. and F. A. Modine, Phys. Rev. B 27, 7466 (1983).
  12. J. Humlicek, M. Garriga, M. I. Cardona, and M. Cardona, J. Appl. Phys. 65, 2827 (1988).
  13. L. Lepetit, G. Chériaux, and M. Joffre, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 12, 2467 (1995).
  14. O. A. Aktsipetrov, A. A. Fedyanin, J. I. Dadap, and M. C. Downer, Laser Phys. 6, 1142 (1996).
  15. J. Zhou, G. Taft, C.-P. Huang, M. M. Murnane, H. C. Kapteyn, and I. P. Christov, Opt. Lett. 19, 1149 (1994).
  16. D. N. Fittinghoff, J. L. Bowie, J. N. Sweetser, R. T. Jennings, M. A. Krumbugel, K. W. DeLong, R. Trebino, and I. A. Walmsley, Opt. Lett. 21, 884 (1996).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited