Cross-phase modulation in a hydrogenated amorphous silicon optical fiber

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

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We experimentally demonstrate cross-phase modulation (XPM) in a hydrogenated amorphous silicon-silica optical fiber. Additional numerical analysis shows that shifts in the probe wavelength are induced by the pump indicating potential for Kerr based switching applications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2012
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2012 - Colorado Springs, CO, United States
Duration: Jun 17 2012Jun 21 2012

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherNonlinear Photonics, NP 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityColorado Springs, CO

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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