On-chip tunable optical parametric oscillator and related devices based on interface second-order nonlinearity in high index contrast silicon nitride waveguides

01 October 2014 → 01 October 2015
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Applied mathematics in specific fields
  • Engineering and technology
    • Materials science and engineering
high index contrast waveguide silicon nitride
Project description

In this project the interface second-order non-linearity in high index contrast silicon nitride waveguides will be investigated. The results of this investigation will be used to fabricate an on-chip tunable optical parametric oscillator or related devices based on second-order nonlinearities.