TITLE

Analysis of origin of nonlinear gain in 1.5 mum semiconductor active layers by highly

AUTHOR(S)
Kikuchi, K.; Amano, M.; Zah, C.E.; Lee, T.P.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;1/31/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p548
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the origin of nonlinear gain in semiconductor active layers by highly nondegenerate four-wave mixing. Role of spectral hole burning and dynamic carrier heating in third-order optical nonlinearity; Assumption on the operation of a semiconductor active layer; Effect of cross-phase modulation on phase-matching conditions.
ACCESSION #
4319528

 

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