Radiation-pressure-driven micro-mechanical oscillator

H. Rokhsari, T. J. Kippenberg, T. Carmon, K. J. Vahala

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We demonstrate for the first time, self generation of mechanical vibrations at RF frequencies stimulated directly by the radiation pressure of circulating photons within optical micro-cavities.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528020, 9781557528025
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006 - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 5 Mar 20065 Mar 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA


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