The femtosecond pulsed Z -scan measurements of the resonant nonlinear optical absorption of the InN epitaxial films in the range of 720-790 nm were reported. The absorption saturation behavior was found to gradually decrease with increasing photon energy. The nonlinear optical absorption cross sections of the InN films were estimated and the values are found to be in good agreement with the calculations based on the band-filling model. These results are relevant for the future development of nonlinear optical devices based on InN. © 2009 American Institute of Physics.
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