Soliton compression to few-cycle pulses using quadratic nonlinear photonic crystal fibers: A design study

Morten Bache, Jeffrey Moses, Jesper Lægsgaard, Ole Bang, Frank Wise

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    Abstract

    We show theoretically that high-quality soliton compression from ~500 fs to ~10 fs is possible in poled silica photonic crystal fibers using cascaded (2):(2) nonlinearities. A moderate group-velocity mismatch optimizes the compression.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationCLEO/QELS Technical Digest 2007
    PublisherIEEE
    Publication date2007
    PagesCThQ4
    ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-834-6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2007
    EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, Conference on Photonic Applications, Systems and Technologies 2007 - Baltimore, MD, United States
    Duration: 6 May 200711 May 2007

    Conference

    ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, Conference on Photonic Applications, Systems and Technologies 2007
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityBaltimore, MD
    Period06/05/200711/05/2007

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