Theory of ultrafast optical gain in the nonlinear reflectivity of semiconductor bragg structures

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

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Abstract

We present a microscopic theory for the nonlinear reflection of semiconductor Bragg structures. Our theoretical results showing ultrafast optical gain complement recent experimental observations and allow for the identification of the underlying many-particle processes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528136, 9781557528131
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2006 - Long Beach, CA, United States
Duration: May 21 2006May 21 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2006
CountryUnited States
CityLong Beach, CA
Period5/21/065/21/06

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Nguyen, D. T., Kwong, N. H., Binder, R., & Smirl, A. L. (2006). Theory of ultrafast optical gain in the nonlinear reflectivity of semiconductor bragg structures. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.