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A chip-based micro-cavity optical parametric oscillator (µOPO)

Kippenberg, T. J. and Spillane, S. M. and Vahala, K. J. (2004) A chip-based micro-cavity optical parametric oscillator (µOPO). In: 2004 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America , Washington, DC, pp. 1-2. ISBN 1-55752-777-6.

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We report a micro-scale optical parametric oscillator (µOPO). Oscillations are observed at record 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:© 2004 Optical Society of America. Issue Date: 16-21 May 2004. Date of Current Version: 13 December 2004.
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INSPEC Accession Number8291312
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 (/spl mu/OPO)," Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2004. (CLEO). Conference on , vol.1, no., pp.2 pp. vol.1, 16-21 May 2004 URL:
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