Self-similar photonic crystal cavity with ultrasmall mode volume for single-photon nonlinearities

Hyeongrak Choi, Mikkel Heuck, Dirk Englund

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Abstract

We propose a photonic crystal cavity design with self-similar structure to achieve ultrasmall mode volume. We describe the concept with a silicon-air nanobeam cavity at λ ∼ 1550nm, reaching a mode volume of ∼ 7.01 × 10∼5λ3.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2017
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America
Publication date2017
Pages1-2
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-27-9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Event2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - San Jose, United States
Duration: 14 May 201719 May 2017

Conference

Conference2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period14/05/201719/05/2017

Bibliographical note

From the session: Photonics Crystals for Light Manipulation and Concentration (FTh3H)

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Choi, H., Heuck, M., & Englund, D. (2017). Self-similar photonic crystal cavity with ultrasmall mode volume for single-photon nonlinearities. In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2017 (pp. 1-2). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_QELS.2017.FTh3H.3