Strain field manipulation in ultrafast laser inscribed nonlinear BiB3O6 optical waveguides

Stephen J Beecher, Robert R Thomson, Nicholas D Psaila, Derryck Telford Reid, Ajoy Kumar Kar, Majid Ebrahim-Zadeh

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Abstract

Type I phase matching is demonstrated in an ultrafast laser inscribed BiB(3)O(6) optical waveguide. A novel technique was implemented to achieve good spatial overlap of the horizontally and vertically polarized modes in "strain-field" type waveguides. 

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-890-2
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference - San Jose, United States
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010

Conference

Conference2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Abbreviated title2010 CLEO and QELS
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period16/05/1021/05/10

Keywords

  • BISMUTH BORATE BIB3O6

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Beecher, S. J., Thomson, R. R., Psaila, N. D., Reid, D. T., Kar, A. K., & Ebrahim-Zadeh, M. (2010). Strain field manipulation in ultrafast laser inscribed nonlinear BiB3O6 optical waveguides. In 2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) IEEE.