OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 25, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2000
  • pp: 1034–1036

Second-order optical nonlinearity of 10-μm-thick periodically poled LiNbO3 films

A. M. Radojevic, M. Levy, R. M. Osgood, Jr., D. H. Jundt, A. Kumar, and H. Bakhru  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 25, Issue 14, pp. 1034-1036 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.25.001034


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (253 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 on the fabrication and χc(2) measurements of thin ∼10-μm -thick films of periodically poled LiNbO3, obtained by crystal ion slicing. The d33 optical coefficient in the films is probed by sum-frequency generation with a short-pulse laser source at 1550 nm and compared with that of the bulk. Efficient, room-temperature TM(ω, m = 0)-to-TM(ω +ω, m = 0) mode conversion is obtained in the films. These measurements show that domain periodicity is preserved during ion implantation and that the thin films have bulklike nonlinearity and material dispersion.

© 2000 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.3730) Integrated optics : Lithium niobate
(160.3730) Materials : Lithium niobate
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials
(310.6860) Thin films : Thin films, optical properties

Citation
A. M. Radojevic, M. Levy, R. M. Osgood, Jr., D. H. Jundt, A. Kumar, and H. Bakhru, "Second-order optical nonlinearity of 10-μm-thick periodically poled LiNbO3 films," Opt. Lett. 25, 1034-1036 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-25-14-1034


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. M. M. Fejer, G. A. Magel, D. H. Jundt, and R. L. Byer, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 2631 (1992).
  2. M. A. Arbore, O. Marco, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 22, 865 (1997).
  3. G. Imeshev, A. Galvanauskas, D. Harter, M. A. Arbore, M. Proctor, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 23, 864 (1998).
  4. Y. Lu, Y. Zhu, and N. Ming, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 1999 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1999), p. 448.
  5. M. H. Chou, I. Brener, M. M. Fejer, E. E. Charban, and S. B. Christman, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 653 (1999).
  6. M. Levy, R. M. Osgood, Jr., R. Liu, L. E. Cross, G. S. Cargill III, A. Kumar, and H. Bakhru, Appl. Phys. Lett. 73, 2293 (1998).
  7. A. M. Radojevic, M. Levy, R. M. Osgood, Jr., A. Kumar, H. Bakhru, C. Tian, and C. Evans, Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, 3197 (1999).
  8. A. M. Radojevic, M. Levy, H. Kwak, and R. M. Osgood, Jr., Appl. Phys. Lett. 75, 2888 (1999).
  9. I. Ilic, R. Scarmozzino, and R. M. Osgood, Jr., J. Lightwave Technol. 14, 2813 (1996).
  10. G. D. Boyd and D. A. Kleinman, J. Appl. Phys. 19, 3597 (1968).
  11. Y. R. Shen, The Principles of Nonlinear Optics (Wiley, New York, 1984).

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