Broad-band optical parametric gain on a silicon photonic chip

  title={Broad-band optical parametric gain on a silicon photonic chip},
  author={Mark A. Foster and Amy C. Turner and Jay E. Sharping and B S Schmidt and Michal Lipson and Alexander L. Gaeta},
Developing an optical amplifier on silicon is essential for the success of silicon-on-insulator (SOI) photonic integrated circuits. Recently, optical gain with a 1-nm bandwidth was demonstrated using the Raman effect, which led to the demonstration of a Raman oscillator, lossless optical modulation and optically tunable slow light. A key strength of optical communications is the parallelism of information transfer and processing onto multiple wavelength channels. However, the relatively narrow… 
Monolithically integrated multiple wavelength oscillator on silicon
Silicon photonics enables on-chip ultra-high bandwidth optical communications networks which is critical for the future of microelectronics1,2. By encoding information on-chip using multiple
Broad-Band Optical Parametric Amplification in a Tapered Silicon Core Fiber Pumped in the Telecom Band
  • D. Wu, L. Shen, +4 authors A. Peacock
  • Materials Science
    2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC)
  • 2019
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