We investigate numerically dispersion engineering in silicon photonic wires using conformal Si3N4 coatings. We analyze the impact of coating thickness upon the group-velocity-dispersion and effective waveguide nonlinearity, and show broadband four-wave-mixing gain in engineered waveguides.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2008|
|Event||Integrated Photonics and Nanophotonics Research and Applications, IPNRA 2008 - Boston, MA, United States|
Duration: Jul 13 2008 → Jul 16 2008
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics