Optomechanical photon shuttling between photonic cavities.

  title={Optomechanical photon shuttling between photonic cavities.},
  author={Huan Li and Mo Li},
  journal={Nature nanotechnology},
  volume={9 11},
  • Huan Li, Mo Li
  • Published 3 September 2014
  • Physics
  • Nature nanotechnology
Mechanical motion of photonic devices driven by optical forces provides a profound means of coupling between optical fields. The current focus of these optomechanical effects has been on cavity optomechanics systems in which co-localized optical and mechanical modes interact strongly to enable wave mixing between photons and phonons, and backaction cooling of mechanical modes. Alternatively, extended mechanical modes can also induce strong non-local effects on propagating optical fields or… 
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