Ultimate fast optical switching of a semiconductor photonic microcavity

Georgios Ctistis, Emre Yüce, Alex Hartsuiker, Maela Bazin, Julien Claudon, Jean Michel Gérard, Willem L. Vos

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Abstract

We present ultrafast pump-probe reflectivity measurements on semiconductor microcavities with a resonance at telecom wavelengths. We observe an ultimate fast red shift and recovery of the cavity resonance due to the instantaneous electronic Kerr effect.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2011
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2011
EventEuropean Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2011 - Munich, Germany
Duration: 22 May 201126 May 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceEuropean Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2011
Abbreviated titleEQEC 2011
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period22/05/1126/05/11

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