Nonlinearities in silicon optical fibers

P. Mehta, N. Healy, R. Slavík, R. T. Watts, J. R. Sparks, T. D. Day, P. J.A. Sazio, J. V. Badding, A. C. Peacock

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


The nonlinear propagation characteristics in a hydrogenated amorphous silicon core optical fiber are investigated to demonstrate ultra-fast all-optical switching by crossabsorption modulation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: Mar 6 2011Mar 10 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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