Demonstration of all-optical tunable buffering using coupled ultra-high-Q silica toroid microcavities

Wataru Yoshiki, Yoshihiro Honda, Tomohiro Tetsumoto, Kentaro Furusawa, Norihiko Sekine, Takasumi Tanabe

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Abstract

We describe the first experimental demonstration of all-optical tunable buffering with coupled silica toroid microcavities. We prove that a 10-ns optical pulse can be buffered for 20 ns thanks to the microcavities' ultra-high Q factor.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2017 - Proceedings
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages1-2
Number of pages2
Volume2017-January
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580279
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Oct 25
Event2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 2017 May 142017 May 19

Other

Other2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period17/5/1417/5/19

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Instrumentation

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Yoshiki, W., Honda, Y., Tetsumoto, T., Furusawa, K., Sekine, N., & Tanabe, T. (2017). Demonstration of all-optical tunable buffering using coupled ultra-high-Q silica toroid microcavities. In 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2017 - Proceedings (Vol. 2017-January, pp. 1-2). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_SI.2017.SM2N.2