We demonstrate spontaneous symmetry breaking of counter-propagating states of light in optical microresonators. The symmetry breaking is induced by nonlinear interaction of counterpropagating light and leads to a splitting of clockwise and counterclockwise resonance frequencies.
|Title of host publication||CLEO|
|Subtitle of host publication||QELS_Fundamental Science 2017|
|Publisher||Optical Society of America|
|Publication status||Published - 14 May 2017|
|Event||CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2017 - Convention Center, San Jose, United States|
Duration: 14 May 2017 → 19 May 2017
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|Conference||CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2017|
|Abbreviated title||CLEO_QELS 2017|
|Period||14/05/17 → 19/05/17|
|Other||Within the scope of a single conference, CLEO provides a forum where attendees|
can explore new scientific ideas, engineering concepts, and emerging applications in fields such as biophotonics, optical communications, and novel light sources.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Mechanics of Materials