Abstract

The intrinsic bistable terahertz response of intersubband plasmons in wide n-type δ-doped quantum wells is predicted to be enhanced by a resonant Fabry–Perot cavity. With a simple low-Q resonator, the threshold for bistability is decreased by a factor of 2–3 compared with that for bare multiple quantum wells.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
Related Articles
Coulomb enhancement of ultrafast nonlinearities in quantum-well structures

J. Khurgin
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 9(1) 157-172 (1992)

Optimization-based calculation of optical nonlinear processes in a micro-resonator

Guy Klemens and Yeshaiahu Fainman
Opt. Express 14(21) 9864-9872 (2006)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (4)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Equations (4)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Equations are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription