Ultrafast suppression and recovery of a resonant photonic bandgap

John Prineas, J. Kuhl, J. Y. Zhou, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch

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Abstract

Resonant photonic bandgap structures, formed by Bragg-spaced quantum wells, are studied experimentally with resonant pump-probe spectroscopy. We find ultrafast suppression due to the ac Stark effect and ultrafast recovery enabled by superradiant decay of the coherent polarization.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PagesQThF6/1-QThF6/2
StatePublished - Dec 1 2003
EventTrends in Optics and Photonics Series: Quantum electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Baltimore, MD., United States
Duration: Jun 1 2003Jun 6 2003

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OtherTrends in Optics and Photonics Series: Quantum electronics and Laser Science (QELS)
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD.
Period6/1/036/6/03

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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