Spin-dependent ultrafast optical nonlinearities in Bragg-spaced quantum wells

Wesley J. Johnston, John P. Prineas, Arthur L. Smirl, Hyatt M. Gibbs, Galina Khitrova

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Abstract

We observe spin-dependent ultrafast blue shifts, transient gain, and the opening of spectral transmission windows in the forbidden gap of the photonic band structure of Braggspaced InGaAs/GaAs quantum wells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPhotonic Metamaterials
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Random to Periodic, META 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)155752808X, 9781557528087
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006
EventPhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006 - Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
Duration: Jun 5 2006Jun 5 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherPhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006
CountryBahamas
CityGrand Bahama Island
Period6/5/066/5/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Johnston, W. J., Prineas, J. P., Smirl, A. L., Gibbs, H. M., & Khitrova, G. (2006). Spin-dependent ultrafast optical nonlinearities in Bragg-spaced quantum wells. In Photonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.