TITLE

Addendum: “Periodically poled silicon” [Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 091116 (2009)]

AUTHOR(S)
Hon, Nick K.; Tsia, Kevin K.; Solli, Daniel R.; Jalali, Bahram
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;4/13/2009, Vol. 94 Issue 15, p159902
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the proposed class of photonic devices based on the application of stress fields in silicon to match with the second-order nonlinear processes with quasi-phase. It recounts that the application of asymmetric stress could break the symmetry, creating a nonzero second-order nonlinear coefficient. Through a periodically poled lithium niobate concept, it depicts that the application of periodically alternating stress fields will let second-order nonlinear processes in silicon.
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37831854

 

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