Nonlinear terahertz excitations of optically dark para excitons in Cu 2O

Johannes T. Steiner, M. Kira, S. W. Koch, S. Leinß, R. Huber, A. Leitenstorfer, T. Kampfrath, K. V. Volkmann, M. Wolf

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Abstract

A microscopic theory is applied to describe nonlinear terahertz excitations of optically-dark excitons in Cu2O. The theory is quantitatively compared to recent experiments. Signatures of Rabi flopping and ponderomotive contributions are discussed and disentangled.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
StatePublished - Nov 16 2009
Event2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: Jun 2 2009Jun 4 2009

Publication series

Name2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009

Other

Other2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period6/2/096/4/09

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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    Steiner, J. T., Kira, M., Koch, S. W., Leinß, S., Huber, R., Leitenstorfer, A., Kampfrath, T., Volkmann, K. V., & Wolf, M. (2009). Nonlinear terahertz excitations of optically dark para excitons in Cu 2O. In 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 [5226044] (2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009).