Third-harmonic generation in engineered slow light photonic crystal waveguides in chalcogenide glasses

Date

2011

Authors

Monat, Christelle
Spurny, Marcel
Grillet, Christian
O'Faolain, Liam
Krauss, Thomas F
Eggleton, Benjamin J
Bulla, Douglas
Madden, Steve
Luther-Davies, Barry

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European Physical Society

Abstract

We report third-harmonic generation in slow-light photonic crystal waveguides realized in chalcogenide glass membranes. This material enables a more uniform conversion along the waveguide and a higher efficiency than in comparable silicon structures.

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Keywords: Chalcogenide glass; Higher efficiency; Photonic crystal waveguide; Silicon structures; Third-harmonic generation; Glass; Glass lasers; Harmonic generation; Laser optics; Light; Optical waveguides; Photonic crystals; Slow light; Waveguides; Phase change me

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European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/Europe) 2011

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Conference paper

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