Coherent acoustic phonons in silicon: Propagation studies and imaging applications

B. C. Daly, T. B. Norris, J. Chen, J. B. Khurgin, S. Pau, D. M. Tennant, J. A. Taylor, J. E. Bower

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Abstract

We generate and detect coherent acoustic phonon pulses in Si using ultrafast optics. A unified model of diffractive, dispersive, and nonlinear propagation effects is developed and verified. Imaging using diffracted phonon pulses shows submicron resolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Pages643-645
Number of pages3
StatePublished - 2005
Event2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 22 2005May 27 2005

Publication series

NameQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Volume1

Other

Other2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/22/055/27/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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