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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 2008
  • pp: 2689–2691

Second-order coupling in femtosecond-laser-written waveguide arrays

Felix Dreisow, Alexander Szameit, Matthias Heinrich, Thomas Pertsch, Stefan Nolte, and Andreas Tünnermann  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 22, pp. 2689-2691 (2008)

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We investigate the influence of second-order coupling in femtosecond-laser-written zigzag waveguide arrays, where the ratio Δ between second- and first-order coupling constants is adjusted from Δ = 0.0 to Δ = 2.8 . Propagation patterns are observed directly via color center fluorescence.

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OCIS Codes
(180.2520) Microscopy : Fluorescence microscopy
(230.4000) Optical devices : Microstructure fabrication
(270.1670) Quantum optics : Coherent optical effects
(130.2755) Integrated optics : Glass waveguides

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

Original Manuscript: July 22, 2008
Revised Manuscript: September 30, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: October 6, 2008
Published: November 14, 2008

Felix Dreisow, Alexander Szameit, Matthias Heinrich, Thomas Pertsch, Stefan Nolte, and Andreas Tünnermann, "Second-order coupling in femtosecond-laser-written waveguide arrays," Opt. Lett. 33, 2689-2691 (2008)

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