Optical control of the optical spin hall effect

O. Lafont, M. H. Luk, P. Lewandowski, N. H. Kwong, K. P. Chan, M. Babilon, P. T. Leung, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, J. Tignon, S. Schumacher, E. Baudin, R. Binder

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Abstract

The optical spin Hall effect results in a spatial texture in the pseudo-spin of exciton polaritons in semiconductor microcavities. Using circular pump polarization, we demonstrate theoretically and experimentally that this pattern can be optically controlled.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580118
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 16 2016
Event2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Publication series

Name2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016

Other

Other2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period6/5/166/10/16

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Lafont, O., Luk, M. H., Lewandowski, P., Kwong, N. H., Chan, K. P., Babilon, M., Leung, P. T., Galopin, E., Lemaitre, A., Tignon, J., Schumacher, S., Baudin, E., & Binder, R. (2016). Optical control of the optical spin hall effect. In 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 [7787929] (2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1364/cleo_qels.2016.fw1n.8