Nonlinear Optics on the Silicon Platform

Wolfgang Freude, Luca Alloatti, Argishti Melikyan, Robert Palmer, Dietmar Korn, Nicole Lindenmann, Thomas Vallaitis, David Hillerkuss, Jingshi Li, A. Barklund, Raluca Dinu, J. Wieland (+19 others)
2012 Optical Fiber Communication Conference   unpublished
Silicon represents a mature, affordable platform for fabricating electronic and optical signal processing devices. We discuss all-optical 170 Gbit/s switching, a 42 Gbit/s electro-optic modulator, and proof-of-concept results for a surface plasmon polariton absorption modulator.
doi:10.1364/ofc.2012.oth3h.6 fatcat:qhrb2bkxizal7frwrhal5z2dfe