Passive generation of parabolic similaritons in tapered hydrogenated amorphous silicon photonic wires

Chao Mei, Jinhui Yuan, Zhe Kang, Feng Li, Xianting Zhang, Binbin Yan, Xinzhu Sang, Xian Zhou, Kangping Zhong, Liang Wang, Kuiru Wang, Chongxiu Yu, Chao Lu, Hwa Yaw Tam, Ping Kong Alexander Wai

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We numerically study parabolic similariton generation in tapered hydrogenated amorphous silicon photonic wires. Simulation results show that initial Gaussian pulses can evolve into parabolic similaritons with the linear chirp at 1550 and 2150 nm, respectively.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F43-CLEO_AT 2017
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2017
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 14 May 201719 May 2017


ConferenceCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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