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Nonlinear absorption in Silicon at mid-infrared wavelengths

Luther-Davies, Barry; Kuyken, Bart; Yu, Yi; Ma, Pan; Gai, Xin; Campenhout, Joris Van; Verheyen, Peter; Madden, Steve; Roelkens, Gunther; Baets, Roel


We report strong nonlinear absorption in silicon at wavelengths between 2.6 μm and 4.5 μm. The results indicate that nonlinear absorption can limit the performance of silicon nonlinear waveguides in the mid infrared.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Conference paper
Source: Optics InfoBase Conference Papers


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