Supercontinuum generation in silicon Bragg grating waveguide

  title={Supercontinuum generation in silicon Bragg grating waveguide},
  author={Neetesh Singh and Manan Raval and Erich P. Ippen and Michael Robert Watts and Franz X. K{\"a}rtner},
  journal={arXiv: Optics},
Supercontinuum generation is an extensively studied and arguably the most important and all-encompassing nonlinear phenomenon. Yet, we do not have a good control over all the signals generated in this process. Usually a large part of an octave spanning spectrum has orders of magnitude too much weaker signal than the peak to be useful for any application. In this work we show strong signal generation within a supercontinuum using a silicon Bragg grating waveguide. We show up to 23 dB of signal… 
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