Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires

B. Kuyken, X. Liu, R. M. Osgood, Y. A. Vlasov, G. Roelkens, R. Baets, W. M.J. Green

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Abstract

We demonstrate parametric conversion with simultaneous 19.5dB amplification, of a mid-IR 2440nm signal to the telecom-band near 1620nm, using silicon nanophotonic wires. Conversion over 820nm is facilitated using higher-order waveguide dispersion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: Mar 6 2011Mar 10 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011
CountryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA
Period3/6/113/10/11

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Nanophotonics
frequency converters
Amplification
optical communication
Waveguides
wire
Wire
Infrared radiation
Silicon
silicon
waveguides

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Kuyken, B., Liu, X., Osgood, R. M., Vlasov, Y. A., Roelkens, G., Baets, R., & Green, W. M. J. (2011). Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires. In Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).

Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires. / Kuyken, B.; Liu, X.; Osgood, R. M.; Vlasov, Y. A.; Roelkens, G.; Baets, R.; Green, W. M.J.

Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011. 2011. (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Kuyken, B, Liu, X, Osgood, RM, Vlasov, YA, Roelkens, G, Baets, R & Green, WMJ 2011, Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires. in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011. Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011, Los Angeles, CA, United States, 3/6/11.
Kuyken B, Liu X, Osgood RM, Vlasov YA, Roelkens G, Baets R et al. Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires. In Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011. 2011. (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).
Kuyken, B. ; Liu, X. ; Osgood, R. M. ; Vlasov, Y. A. ; Roelkens, G. ; Baets, R. ; Green, W. M.J. / Frequency conversion of mid-infrared optical signals into the telecom band using nonlinear silicon nanophotonic wires. Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011. 2011. (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).
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