Orthogonally polarized correlated photon pair generation on a chip via self-pumped spontaneous non-degenerate FWM

Christian Reimer, Lucia Caspani, Yoann Jestin, Matteo Clerici, Marcello Ferrera, Marco Pasquazi, Peccianti Alessia, Brent E. Litte E., Sai T. Chu T., David J. Moss J., Roberto Morandotti

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We demonstrate orthogonally polarized photon pair generation via spontaneous nondegenerate four-wave-mixing (FWM) of orthogonally polarized pumps in a CMOS compatible micro-ring resonator by fully suppressing stimulated FWM. Photon coincidences and opticalparametric oscillation are measured.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Place of PublicationPiscataway, N.J.
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
Publication statusPublished - 18 Dec 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2014 - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2014
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA


  • optical resonators
  • CMOS integrated circuits
  • microcavities
  • multiwave mixing

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