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Observation of stimulated Raman amplification in silicon waveguides.
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PMID:  19466053     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We report the first observation of Stimulated Raman Scattering (SRS) in silicon waveguides. Amplification of the Stokes signal, at 1542.3 nm, of up to 0.25 dB has been observed in Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) waveguides, using a 1427 nm pump laser with a CW power of 1.6 W, measured before the waveguide. Two-Photon-Absorption (TPA) measurements on these waveguides are also reported, and found to be negligible at the pump power where SRS was observed.
R Claps; D Dimitropoulos; V Raghunathan; Y Han; B Jalali
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Optics express     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1094-4087     ISO Abbreviation:  Opt Express     Publication Date:  2003 Jul 
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Created Date:  2009-05-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101137103     Medline TA:  Opt Express     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1731-9     Citation Subset:  -    
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