All-optical switching is achieved at an extremely low energy by using silicon photonic crystal nanocavities with a large Q/V. Optical bistability is demonstrated using these devices, which present the possibility of fabricating all-optical photonic integrated logic gates on a chip.
|Journal||Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|
|Publication status||Published - 2008 Jan 1|
|Event||Integrated Photonics and Nanophotonics Research and Applications, IPNRA 2008 - Boston, MA, United States|
Duration: 2008 Jul 13 → 2008 Jul 16
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics