Nonlinear dynamics of optical frequency combs
Authors: Wabnitz S., Hansson T., Leo F., Ricciardi I., De Rosa M., Coen S., Erkintalo M.
Autors Affiliation: Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell\’Informazione, Università di Brescia, via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy; INRS-EMT, 1650 Blvd. Lionel-Boulet, Varennes, Quuebec J3X 1S2, Canada; OPERA-photonics, Universite libre de Bruxelles, 50 Avenue F. D. Roosevelt, CP 194/5, B-1050 Bruxelles, Belgium; CNR-INO, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli (NA), Italy; The Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies, Department of Physics, The University of Auckland, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
Abstract: We discuss recent advances in the modelling of optical frequency comb generation in quadratic and cubic microresonators. Different time domain models are presented and compared, and their solutions are analysed by numerical methods.
More Information: This work was funded by the Italian Ministry of University and Research (MIUR) (PRIN 2015KEZNYM (NEMO) and Progetto Premiale QUANTOM – Quantum Opto-Mechanics), the Rutherford Discovery Fellowships of the Royal Society of New Zealand and the Marsden Fund of the Royal Society of New Zealand.KeyWords: Harmonic generation; Integrated optics; Natural frequencies; Numerical methods; Optical frequency conversion; Optical materials; Resonators; Time domain analysis, Micro resonators; Optical frequency comb generation; Optical frequency combs; Optical parametric oscillations; Time domain models, Nonlinear opticsDOI: 10.1117/12.2264579Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click here