High nonlinearity glass photonic crystal nanowires

N. A. Wolchover, P. Domachuk, M. Cronin-Golomb, F. G. Omenetto, F. Luan, A. K. George, J. C. Knight

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We present the tapering of photonic crystal fibers formed from SF6 glass to 400 nm core diameter. We generate supercontinuum in the tapers using pump pulse energies as low as 65 picojoules.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)829-833
Number of pages5
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2007 - Baltimore, MD, USA United States
Duration: 6 May 20076 May 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Wolchover, N. A., Domachuk, P., Cronin-Golomb, M., Omenetto, F. G., Luan, F., George, A. K., & Knight, J. C. (2007). High nonlinearity glass photonic crystal nanowires. Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, 15(3), 829-833. https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.000829