Enhancing SOI waveguide nonlinearities via microring resonators

Thomas Ferreira De Lima, Hsuan Tung Peng, Mitchell A. Nahmias, Chaoran Huang, Siamak Abbaslou, Alexander N. Tait, Bhavin J. Shastri, Paul R. Prucnal

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


All-optical devices can exploit a suite of nonlinearities in silicon photonics. We study how microring resonators (MRRs) harness these nonlinearities, with theoretical model and experimental validation. Free-carrier effects will practically always dominate Kerr in MRRs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2019
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580576
StatePublished - 2019
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2019 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 5 2019May 10 2019

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F129-CLEO_SI 2019
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2019
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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