Polarization-dependence of ultrafast optical nonlinearities of bragg-spaced quantum wells

N. H. Kwong, D. T. Nguyen, R. Binder, Arthur L. Smirl

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Abstract

We present a microscopic theory for the polarization dependence of the nonlinear reflection of Bragg-spaced quantum wells. Our theory includes polariton correlations beyond third order. Comparisons with experimental results show reasonably good agreement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528349, 9781557528346
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 6 2007May 6 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/6/075/6/07

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Kwong, N. H., Nguyen, D. T., Binder, R., & Smirl, A. L. (2007). Polarization-dependence of ultrafast optical nonlinearities of bragg-spaced quantum wells. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.