Dispersion-induced non-linearities in semiconductors

Jesper Mørk, A. Mecozzi

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We show that index dispersion in connection with the standard (slow) saturation of the medium due to carrier density changes, lead to ultrafast gain and index dynamics. Analytical formulas are derived, and it is shown that these new contributions may dominate experimentally observed results.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication1999 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings
Place of PublicationSan Francisco
Publication date1999
ISBN (Print)0-7803-5634-9
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Event12th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society 1999 - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: 8 Nov 199911 Nov 1999
Conference number: 12


Conference12th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society 1999
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Francisco, CA
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