Polarization-and spin-dependent ultrafast optical nonlinearities of bragg-spaced quantum wells

Wesley J. Johnston, John P. Prineas, Arthur L. Smirl, Dan T. Nguyen, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, Galina Khitrova, Hyatt M. Gibbs

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Abstract

Spin-and polarization-dependent ultrafast blue shifts, transient gain and self-wave-mixing are observed in Bragg-spaced InGaAs/GaAs quantum wells. The data are in agreement with a microscopic theory.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
StatePublished - 2008
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Johnston, W. J., Prineas, J. P., Smirl, A. L., Nguyen, D. T., Kwong, N. H., Binder, R., Khitrova, G., & Gibbs, H. M. (2008). Polarization-and spin-dependent ultrafast optical nonlinearities of bragg-spaced quantum wells. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.