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A chip-based micro-cavity optical parametric oscillator

Kippenberg, T. J. and Spillane, S. M. and Vahala, K. J. (2005) A chip-based micro-cavity optical parametric oscillator. In: 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe. IEEE , Piscataway, N.J. , p. 213. ISBN 0-7803-8974-3.

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We report a micro-scale optical parametric oscillator (μOPO). Oscillations are observed at low threshold values (170 micro-Watts) with highly ideal (97%) signal-to-idler photon emission. High conversion efficiencies (36%) are achieved.

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Additional Information:© 2005 Optical Society of America. Date of Current Version: 23 January 2006.
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INSPEC Accession Number8815273
Classification Code:OCIS Codes: (190.4410) Parametric processes, (190.4970) Parametric oscillators and amplifiers, (230.5750) Resonators
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Official Citation:Kippenberg, T.J.; Spillane, S.M.; Vahala, K.J.; , "A chip-based micro-cavity optical parametric oscillator," Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, 2005. CLEO/Europe. 2005 Conference on , vol., no., pp. 213, 12-17 June 2005 doi: 10.1109/CLEOE.2005.1567999 URL:
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