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, 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
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