Splitting microresonator modes with the kerr-nonlinearity

George N. Ghalanos, Jonathan M. Silver, Leonardo Del Bino, Niall Moroney, Shuangyou Zhang, Michael T. M. Woodley, Andreas Ø. Svela, Pascal Del'Haye

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


We observe two-fold and three-fold splitting of optical modes in ultra-high-Q microresonators induced by the Kerr effect. This can be used for applications that require multiple resonances with precisely controlled offset.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics 2020
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580804
Publication statusPublished - 14 Sept 2020
EventFrontiers in Optics 2020 - Washington, D.C., United States
Duration: 14 Sept 202017 Sept 2020


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWashington, D.C.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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