Nonlinear optics in ultra-high-Q micro-resonators on a silicon chip

K. Vahala*, H. Roksari, T. Kippenberg, T. Carmon, D. Armani

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Micro-resonators on silicon having Q factors as high as 500 million are described, and then are used to demonstrate micro-Raman and parametric sources with sub-100 micro Watt thresholds, as well as a novel radiation-pressure driven micro-mechanical oscillator.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Quantum Electronics Conference 2005
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameIQEC, International Quantum Electronics Conference Proceedings


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