Optical nonlinearities in high-confinement silicon carbide waveguides

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Optics Letters, Volume 40, p.4138-4141 (2015)

ISBN:

0146-9592

URL:

https://www.osapublishing.org/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-40-17-4138

Abstract:

<p>We demonstrate strong nonlinearities of n(2) = 8.6 +/- 1.1 x 10(-15) cm(2) W-1 in single-crystal silicon carbide (SiC) at a wavelength of 2360 nm. We use a high-confinement SiC waveguide fabricated based on a high-temperature smart-cut process. (C) 2015 Optical Society of America</p>

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