Dynamics of nonlinear loss in a silicon slow light photonic crystal waveguide

Bill Corcoran, Christelle Monat, Dominik Pudo, Mark Pelusi, David J. Moss, Benjamin J. Eggleton, Thomas P. White, Liam O'Faolain, Thomas F. Krauss

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Abstract

We directly investigate the influence of nonlinear loss dynamics on a slow-light silicon waveguide optical limiter, mapping how the response of free carrier absorption varies as intensity changes approach the free carrier recombination time.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2010)
Subtitle of host publicationSan Jose, CA, United States, 16 - 21 May 2010
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781557528896
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2010 - San Jose, United States of America
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2010
Abbreviated titleCLEO/QELS 2010
CountryUnited States of America
CitySan Jose
Period16/05/1021/05/10

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