High second-order nonlinearities in poled silicate fibers


Kazansky, P.G., Dong, L. and Russell, P.St.J. (1994) High second-order nonlinearities in poled silicate fibers. Optics Letters, 19, (10), 701-703. (doi:10.1364/OL.19.000701).

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Effective quadratic nonlinearities are high as 0.2 pm/V are reported for the first time to our knowledge in poled germanosilicate fibers. This value is ~200 time higher than previously achieved in these fibres. The presence of Ge is found to enhance the efficacy of both thermal (in combination with OH doping) and electron-beam poling in silica.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 0146-9592 (print)
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Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
ePrint ID: 78232
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:58
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78232

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