Nonlinear Functions and Quantum Entanglement Generation using Silicon Photonic Wire Waveguides
Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria
Proceedings: ECOC 2009
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Yamada, K.; Tsuchizawa, T.; Watanabe, T.; Fukuda, H.; Shinojima, H.; Nishi, H.; Itabashi, S. (NTT Microsystem Integration Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 3-1, Morinosato-Wakamiya, Atsugi, 243-0198 Japan)
Takesue, H.; Takesue, H.; Harada, K.; Tokura, Y. (NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 3-1, Morinosato-Wakamiya, Atsugi, 243-0198 Japan)
Nonlinear optical phenomena are remarkably enhanced in silicon photonic wire waveguides with ultra-small cores. Efficient nonlinear functions, such as a wavelength conversion and high-purity entangled photon pair generation, are demonstrated.