Optical switching by parametric amplification in nonlinear photonic crystal microcavities

Mohammed F. Saleh, Luca Dal Negro, Bahaa E A Saleh

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Abstract

A parametric optical amplifier in a 1-D nonlinear photonic crystal microcavity can be used as a switch. We developed a generalized transfer matrix method to study the device gain/loss switching characteristics.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1-55752-846-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventFrontiers in Optics - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 16 Sep 200716 Sep 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America

Conference

ConferenceFrontiers in Optics
Abbreviated titleFiO 2007
CountryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA
Period16/09/0716/09/07

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    Saleh, M. F., Negro, L. D., & Saleh, B. E. A. (2007). Optical switching by parametric amplification in nonlinear photonic crystal microcavities. In Frontiers in Optics 2007 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/FIO.2007.FMD5