Abstract

We propose a new method of phase matching in nonlinear waveguides, using the higher-order waveguide mode as an intermediary for efficient second-harmonic or difference-frequency generation, and show that high conversion efficiencies can be achieved with this scheme.

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Byer, R. L.

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L. E. Myers, R. C. Eckard, M. M. Fejer, R. L. Byer, and W. R. Bosenberg, Proc. SPIE 2700, 216 (1996).
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Harris, J. S.

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S. J. Yoo, R. Bhat, C. Caneau, and M. A. Koza, Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 3410 (1995).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (2)

S. J. Yoo, R. Bhat, C. Caneau, and M. A. Koza, Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 3410 (1995).
[CrossRef]

J. Khurgin, S. Colak, R. Stolzenberger, and R. N. Bhargava, Appl. Phys. Lett. 57, 2540 (1990).
[CrossRef]

J. Cryst. Growth (1)

C. B. Ebert, L. A. Eyres, M. M. Fejer, and J. S. Harris, J. Cryst. Growth 202, 187 (1999).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (2)

Opt. Lett. (4)

Proc. SPIE (1)

L. E. Myers, R. C. Eckard, M. M. Fejer, R. L. Byer, and W. R. Bosenberg, Proc. SPIE 2700, 216 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Other (2)

S. G. Kosinski and D. Inniss, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, Vol. 6 of 1998 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1998), p. 559.

A. Yariv, Optical Electronics in Modern Communications, 5th ed. (Oxford University, New York, 1997), pp. 293–295 and 504–510.

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Figures (4)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Phase matching in III–V waveguides by (a) an index grating, (b) use of the HOM of the SH, (c) the cascaded method, (d) fabrication of a nonlinear waveguide.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Proposed waveguide designs for (a) SHG of 1.55µm radiation and (b) DFG of 1.06 and 1.32µm radiation.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Input–output characteristics of SHG in various arrangements with fundamental input power of 1.26 W. (a) Cascaded phase matching [Fig. 1(c)] with Δβ=0. (b) Cascaded phase matching [Fig. 1(c)] with ΔβL=6π. (c) Grating matching [Fig. 1(a)].

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Input–output characteristics for (a) DFG and (b) optical parametric generation by use of a cascaded phase-matching scheme.

Equations (7)

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P2ω0deff2Δn/n2β2ω2L2Pω02,
Eω0z=-inω0deffEω0*E2ω1 exp-iΔβz,
E2ω1z=-in2ω1deffEω02expiΔβz-κ01n2ω1E2ω0 expiΔβz,
E2ω0z=κ01n2ω0E2ω1 exp-iΔβz,
deff=ω2c-χ142xfω0x2f2ω1xdx
κ01=2ωπc-Δn2xf2ω0xf2ω1xdx
P2ω0deff2Δn/n2β2ωL2β2ω2L2Pω02,

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