Polymethines with macroscopic optical nonlinearities suitable for all-optical signal processing

Joel M. Hales, Hyeongeu Kim, Stephen Barlow, Yulia A. Getmanenko, Yadong Zhang, Rebecca Giesking, Chad Risko, Shiva Shahin, Khanh Q Kieu, Robert A Norwood, Nasser N Peyghambarian, Jean Luc Brédas, Seth R. Marder, Joseph W. Perry

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Abstract

By preventing aggregation of polymethine molecules at high number density, we have developed organic materials with large third-order nonlinearities and low nonlinear absorption in the near-infrared thereby enabling demonstration of an all-optical signal processing application.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Volume2014-January
StatePublished - 2014
Event2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 8 2014Jun 13 2014

Other

Other2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period6/8/146/13/14

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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