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>1GHz Optically Excited Vibrations of a Micron-Scale On-Chip Sphere

Carmon, Tal and Vahala, Kerry J. (2006) >1GHz Optically Excited Vibrations of a Micron-Scale On-Chip Sphere. In: IEEE/LEOS International Conference on Optical MEMS and Their Applications Conference, 2006 (OMEMS '06). IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, pp. 193-194. ISBN 0-7803-9562-X.

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>1 GHz optically-induced vibrations are demonstrated in an on-chip micron-scaled device in which radiation pressure of a (CW) optical input pushes the structure to mechanically oscillate. Many mechanical eigen-modes are investigated.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 2006 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Posted online: 2006-10-09.
Subject Keywords:micro-optomechanical devices; microcavities; photoexcitation; quantum optics; radiation pressure; vibrational modes
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