Giant nonlinear response at a plasmonic nanofocus drives efficient four wave mixing over micron length scales

Michael P. Nielsen, Nicholas, Gusken, Xingyuan Shi, Paul Dichtl, Stefan A. Maier, Rupert F. Oulton

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Abstract

We demonstrate four wave mixing in an integrated plasmonic gap waveguide on silicon that strongly confines light within a nonlinear organic polymer. We report >1% signal to idler conversion efficiency over micron-scale interaction lengths.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNovel Optical Materials and Applications, NOMA 2018
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781943580439
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes
EventAdvanced Photonics Congress 2018 - Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 Jul 20185 Jul 2018
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=111&yr=2018 (Optical Sensors 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=116&yr=2018 (Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=188&yr=2018 (Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity and Poling in Glass Waveguides and Materials 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=67&yr=2018 (Nonlinear Photonics 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=166&yr=2018 (Novel Optical Materials and Applications 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=150&yr=2018 (Photonic Networks and Devices 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=112&yr=2018 (Signal Processing in Photonic Communications 2018)
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=125&yr=2018 (Specialty Optical Fibers 2018)

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F107-NOMA 2018
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceAdvanced Photonics Congress 2018
Country/TerritorySwitzerland
CityZurich
Period2/07/185/07/18
OtherAdvanced Photonics 2018 (BGPP, IPR, NP, NOMA, Sensors, Networks, SPPCom, SOF)
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