A linear electrooptic effect in silicon, induced by use of strain

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The crystal structure in a silicon waveguide can be distorted by application of strain. Thereby, the otherwise forbidden linear electrooptic (Pockels) effect is induced, opening a new route for optical modulation in silicon.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 3rd IEEE/LEOS International Conference on Group IV Photonics - Proceedings CD-ROM.
Publication date2006
ISBN (Print)14-24-40096-1
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventIEEE/LEOS International Conference on Group IV Photonics - - Ottawa, Canada
Duration: 1 Jan 2006 → …
Conference number: 3rd


ConferenceIEEE/LEOS International Conference on Group IV Photonics -
CityOttawa, Canada
Period01/01/2006 → …

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