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Nonlinear properties of silicon optical fibers

A.C.Peacock1, P.Mehta1, T.D.Day2, J.R.Sparks2, P.J.A.Sazio1, J.V.Badding2, and N.Healy1

1. Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, UK
2. Department of Chemistry and Materials Research Institute, Pennsylvania State University 16802 PA, USA

Abstract

The nonlinear transmission properties of hydrogenated amorphous silicon core fibers are characterized for short pulse propagation. Simple pump-probe experiments are employed to demonstrate their use for all-optical control via phase and amplitude modulation.


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