M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M.W. Feise, I.V. Shdrivov, and Y.S. Kivshar, “Bistable diode action in left-handed periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 037,602 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

X.-S. Lin and S. Lan, “Unidirectional transmission in asymmetrically confined photonic crystal defects with Kerr nonlinearity,” Chin. Phys. Lett. 22, 2847–2850 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe, “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

X-H. Jia, Z-M. Wu, and G-Q. Xia, “Analysis of bistable steady characteristics and dynamic stability of linearly tapered nonlinear Bragg gratings,” Opt. Express 12, 2945–2953 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

E. Lidorikis and C.M. Soukoulis, “Pulse-driven switching in one-dimensional nonlinear photonic band gap materials: a numerical study,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 5825–5829 (2000).

[CrossRef]

J. Koga, “Simulation model for the effects of nonlinear polarization on the propagation of intense pulse lasers,” Optics Lett. 24, 408–410 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. de Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Switching dynamics of finite periodic nonlinear media: A numerical study,” Phys. Rev. A 42, 2858–2869 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Chen and D.L. Mills, “Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160–163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K.S. Yee, “Numerical solution of initial boundary value problems involving Maxwell’s equation in isotropic media,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Prop. 14, 302–307 (1966).

[CrossRef]

O.H. Schmitt, “A thermionic trigger,” J. Scientific Instruments 15, 24 (1938).

[CrossRef]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Chen and D.L. Mills, “Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160–163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. de Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Switching dynamics of finite periodic nonlinear media: A numerical study,” Phys. Rev. A 42, 2858–2869 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M.W. Feise, I.V. Shdrivov, and Y.S. Kivshar, “Bistable diode action in left-handed periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 037,602 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

A. Taflove and S.C. Hagness, Computational electrodynamics: The finite-difference time-domain method, 3rd ed., chap. 9 (Artech House, 2005).

M.W. Feise, I.V. Shdrivov, and Y.S. Kivshar, “Bistable diode action in left-handed periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 037,602 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. Koga, “Simulation model for the effects of nonlinear polarization on the propagation of intense pulse lasers,” Optics Lett. 24, 408–410 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

X.-S. Lin and S. Lan, “Unidirectional transmission in asymmetrically confined photonic crystal defects with Kerr nonlinearity,” Chin. Phys. Lett. 22, 2847–2850 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

E. Lidorikis and C.M. Soukoulis, “Pulse-driven switching in one-dimensional nonlinear photonic band gap materials: a numerical study,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 5825–5829 (2000).

[CrossRef]

X.-S. Lin and S. Lan, “Unidirectional transmission in asymmetrically confined photonic crystal defects with Kerr nonlinearity,” Chin. Phys. Lett. 22, 2847–2850 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

W. Chen and D.L. Mills, “Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160–163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

O.H. Schmitt, “A thermionic trigger,” J. Scientific Instruments 15, 24 (1938).

[CrossRef]

M.W. Feise, I.V. Shdrivov, and Y.S. Kivshar, “Bistable diode action in left-handed periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 037,602 (2005).

[CrossRef]

C. de Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Switching dynamics of finite periodic nonlinear media: A numerical study,” Phys. Rev. A 42, 2858–2869 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” in Progress in Optics, vol.XXXIII, pp.203–260, North-Holland, Amsterdam (1994).

E. Lidorikis and C.M. Soukoulis, “Pulse-driven switching in one-dimensional nonlinear photonic band gap materials: a numerical study,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 5825–5829 (2000).

[CrossRef]

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

C. Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” in Progress in Optics, vol.XXXIII, pp.203–260, North-Holland, Amsterdam (1994).

A. Taflove and S.C. Hagness, Computational electrodynamics: The finite-difference time-domain method, 3rd ed., chap. 9 (Artech House, 2005).

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

K.S. Yee, “Numerical solution of initial boundary value problems involving Maxwell’s equation in isotropic media,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Prop. 14, 302–307 (1966).

[CrossRef]

M.D. Tocci, M.J. Bloemer, M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, and C.M. Bowden, “Thin-film nonlinear optical diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 2324–2326 (1995).

[CrossRef]

X.-S. Lin and S. Lan, “Unidirectional transmission in asymmetrically confined photonic crystal defects with Kerr nonlinearity,” Chin. Phys. Lett. 22, 2847–2850 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, M. Tahara, I. Sakagami, W. Freude, and P. Russer, “High-order FDTD and auxiliary differential equation formulation of optical pulse propagation in 2D Kerr and Raman nonlinear dispersive media,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40(2), 175–182 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. Maitra, C.G. Poulton, J. Wang, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Low switching threshold using nonlinearities in stopband-tapered waveguide Bragg gratings,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 41, 1303–1308 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujii, C. Koos, C. Poulton, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “Nonlinear FDTD analysis and experimental verification of four-wave mixing in InGaAsP/InP racetrack micro-resonators,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 361–363 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K.S. Yee, “Numerical solution of initial boundary value problems involving Maxwell’s equation in isotropic media,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Prop. 14, 302–307 (1966).

[CrossRef]

O.H. Schmitt, “A thermionic trigger,” J. Scientific Instruments 15, 24 (1938).

[CrossRef]

X-H. Jia, Z-M. Wu, and G-Q. Xia, “Analysis of bistable steady characteristics and dynamic stability of linearly tapered nonlinear Bragg gratings,” Opt. Express 12, 2945–2953 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe, “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Koga, “Simulation model for the effects of nonlinear polarization on the propagation of intense pulse lasers,” Optics Lett. 24, 408–410 (1999).

[CrossRef]

C. de Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Switching dynamics of finite periodic nonlinear media: A numerical study,” Phys. Rev. A 42, 2858–2869 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M.W. Feise, I.V. Shdrivov, and Y.S. Kivshar, “Bistable diode action in left-handed periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 037,602 (2005).

[CrossRef]

E. Lidorikis and C.M. Soukoulis, “Pulse-driven switching in one-dimensional nonlinear photonic band gap materials: a numerical study,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 5825–5829 (2000).

[CrossRef]

W. Chen and D.L. Mills, “Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160–163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Scalora, J.P. Dowling, C.M. Bowden, and M.J. Bloemer, “Optical limiting and switching of ultrashort pulses in nonlinear photonic band gap materials,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1368–1371 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Sterke and J.E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” in Progress in Optics, vol.XXXIII, pp.203–260, North-Holland, Amsterdam (1994).

W. Freude, A. Maitra, J. Wang, C. Koos, C. Poulton, M. Fujii, and J. Leuthold, “All-optical signal processing with nonlinear resonant devices,” in Proc. 8th Intern. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON’06), Vol. 2, (Nottingham, UK, 2006), paper We.D2.1, pp. 215–219.

C. Koos, M. Fujii, C. Poulton, R. Steingrueber, J. Leuthold, and W. Freude, “FDTD-modeling of dispersive nonlinear ring resonators: Accuracy studies and experiments,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. In print.

A. Taflove and S.C. Hagness, Computational electrodynamics: The finite-difference time-domain method, 3rd ed., chap. 9 (Artech House, 2005).