Nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses: Observation of multiphoton absorption

K. S. Bindra, H. T. Bookey, A. K. Kar, B. S. Wherrett, X. Liu, A. Jha

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

We report observation of four- and five-photon absorption in the chalcogenide glasses at the telecommunication wavelengths. The nonlinear refractive index is sufficiently large that the optical switching criterion is satisfied. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1939-1941
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume79
Issue number13
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 24 Sep 2001

Fingerprint

multiphoton absorption
optical properties
glass
photons
optical switching
telecommunication
refractivity
physics
wavelengths

Cite this

Bindra, K. S. ; Bookey, H. T. ; Kar, A. K. ; Wherrett, B. S. ; Liu, X. ; Jha, A. / Nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses : Observation of multiphoton absorption. In: Applied Physics Letters. 2001 ; Vol. 79, No. 13. pp. 1939-1941.
@article{606bedc662f048dc93a2bd595719c44b,
title = "Nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses: Observation of multiphoton absorption",
abstract = "We report observation of four- and five-photon absorption in the chalcogenide glasses at the telecommunication wavelengths. The nonlinear refractive index is sufficiently large that the optical switching criterion is satisfied. {\circledC} 2001 American Institute of Physics.",
author = "Bindra, {K. S.} and Bookey, {H. T.} and Kar, {A. K.} and Wherrett, {B. S.} and X. Liu and A. Jha",
year = "2001",
month = "9",
day = "24",
doi = "10.1063/1.1402158",
language = "English",
volume = "79",
pages = "1939--1941",
journal = "Applied Physics Letters",
issn = "0003-6951",
publisher = "American Institute of Physics Publising LLC",
number = "13",

}

Nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses : Observation of multiphoton absorption. / Bindra, K. S.; Bookey, H. T.; Kar, A. K.; Wherrett, B. S.; Liu, X.; Jha, A.

In: Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 79, No. 13, 24.09.2001, p. 1939-1941.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

TY - JOUR

T1 - Nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses

T2 - Observation of multiphoton absorption

AU - Bindra, K. S.

AU - Bookey, H. T.

AU - Kar, A. K.

AU - Wherrett, B. S.

AU - Liu, X.

AU - Jha, A.

PY - 2001/9/24

Y1 - 2001/9/24

N2 - We report observation of four- and five-photon absorption in the chalcogenide glasses at the telecommunication wavelengths. The nonlinear refractive index is sufficiently large that the optical switching criterion is satisfied. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.

AB - We report observation of four- and five-photon absorption in the chalcogenide glasses at the telecommunication wavelengths. The nonlinear refractive index is sufficiently large that the optical switching criterion is satisfied. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0035943815&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1063/1.1402158

DO - 10.1063/1.1402158

M3 - Article

VL - 79

SP - 1939

EP - 1941

JO - Applied Physics Letters

JF - Applied Physics Letters

SN - 0003-6951

IS - 13

ER -