We present a quantitative three-dimensional analysis of slow-light enhanced traveling wave amplification in an active semiconductor photonic crystal waveguides. The impact of slow-light propagation on the nonlinear gain saturation of the device is investigated.
|Title of host publication||Nonlinear Optics Technical Digest|
|Number of pages||2|
|Publisher||Optical Society of America|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
|Event||Nonlinear Optics (NLO 2013) - Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States|
Duration: 21 Jul 2013 → 26 Jul 2013
|Conference||Nonlinear Optics (NLO 2013)|
|City||Kohala Coast, Hawaii|
|Period||21/07/2013 → 26/07/2013|
Bibliographical noteThis paper was published in Nonlinear Optics Technical Digest and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=NLO-2013-NTh1A.5. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.
- Semiconductor optical amplifiers
- Photonic crystal waveguides