Simulation of Nonlinear Gain Saturation in Active Photonic Crystal Waveguides

Yaohui Chen, Jesper Mørk

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In this paper we present a theoretical analysis of slowlight enhanced traveling wave amplification in an active semiconductor Photonic crystal waveguides. The impact of group index on nonlinear modal gain saturation is investigated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Photonics in Switching (PS)
Number of pages3
Publication date2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventPhotonics in Switching (PS 2012) - Ajaccio, Corsica Island, France
Duration: 11 Sep 201214 Sep 2012


ConferencePhotonics in Switching (PS 2012)
CityAjaccio, Corsica Island
Internet address


  • Photonic crystal waveguides
  • Semiconductor Optical Amplifier
  • Slow light
  • Gain saturation

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