Four-Wave-Mixing gain and all-optical signal processing in silicon nanowires

Bart Kuyken, Xiaoping Liu, Stéphane Clemmen, Shankar Kumar Selvaraja, Wim Bogaerts, Dries Van Thourhout, Richard M. Osgood, Philippe Emplit, Serge Massar, Yurii A. Vlasov, William M.J. Green, Günther Roelkens, Roel Baets

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Abstract

Silicon nanowires have an immense potential for nonlinear optical functions. Recent work on four-wave-mixing gain in hydrogenated amorphous silicon wires at telecom wavelengths and in crystalline silicon wires in the 2μm wavelength range is reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEuropean Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, ECOC 2011
StatePublished - 2011
EventEuropean Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, ECOC 2011 - Geneva, Switzerland
Duration: Sep 18 2011Sep 22 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherEuropean Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, ECOC 2011
CountrySwitzerland
CityGeneva
Period9/18/119/22/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Kuyken, B., Liu, X., Clemmen, S., Selvaraja, S. K., Bogaerts, W., Thourhout, D. V., Osgood, R. M., Emplit, P., Massar, S., Vlasov, Y. A., Green, W. M. J., Roelkens, G., & Baets, R. (2011). Four-Wave-Mixing gain and all-optical signal processing in silicon nanowires. In European Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, ECOC 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).