Spatial modulation instability driven by light-enhanced nonlinearities in semiconductor CdZnTe:V crystals

Sharon Shwartz, Mordechai Segev, Emil Zolotoyabko, Uri El-Hanany

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Abstract

We present the observation of spatial-modulation-instability in CdZeTe:V, where the nonlinearities are greatly enhanced by light. We find that the index-change is composed of a huge (∼0.01) uniform component and a 20-times smaller periodic component.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2008 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/QELS
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
ISBN (Print)1557528594, 9781557528599
DOIs
StatePublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 4 May 20089 May 2008

Publication series

Name2008 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/QELS

Conference

ConferenceConference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/QELS 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period4/05/089/05/08

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