Interaction of strong terahertz pulses with exciton-polaritons in quantum-well microcavity

Yun Shik Lee, J. L. Tomaino, A. D. Jameson, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, A. Stroech, M. Kira, S. W. Koch

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Abstract

Interaction of strong THz pulses with a QW microcavity reveals that exciton-polariton modes and 2p-exciton state form a Λ-type three-level system. THz pulses resonantly drive the transitions from the exciton-polariton states to the 2p-exciton state.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Lee, Y. S., Tomaino, J. L., Jameson, A. D., Khitrova, G., Gibbs, H. M., Stroech, A., Kira, M., & Koch, S. W. (2011). Interaction of strong terahertz pulses with exciton-polaritons in quantum-well microcavity. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).