Determining the optical nonlinearity of silicon at cryogenic temperatures for applications in integrated photonics

Nicola A. Tyler, Gary F. Sinclair*, Gerardo Villarreal Garcia, Geraint Gough, Jorge Barreto, Döndü Sahin, Mark G. Thompson

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

We determine the nonlinear coefficient of a silicon wire waveguide from room temperature down to 3.8K. Measurements are taken of the self-phase modulation and two-photon absorption.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
VolumePart F43-CLEO_AT 2017
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 14 May 201719 May 2017

Conference

ConferenceCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period14/05/1719/05/17

Structured keywords

  • Bristol Quantum Information Institute
  • QETLabs
  • Photonics and Quantum

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