Slow light enhancement of nonlinear effects in engineered silicon photonic crystal waveguides

C. Monat, B. Corcoran, C. Grillet, B. J. Eggleton, T. P. White, L. O'Faolain, T. F. Krauss

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Abstract

We demonstrate enhanced nonlinear self-phase modulation through short silicon photonic crystal waveguides due to slow light using picosecond pulses. The measurements are supported by simulations, highlighting the simultaneous reinforcement of nonlinear absorption and free carriers.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication21st Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, LEOS 2008
Pages494-495
Number of pages2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventAnnual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society 2008 - Newport Beach, United States of America
Duration: 9 Nov 200813 Nov 2008
Conference number: 21st

Conference

ConferenceAnnual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society 2008
Abbreviated titleLEOS 2008
CountryUnited States of America
CityNewport Beach
Period9/11/0813/11/08

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