Chinese Optics Letters, Volume. 20, Issue 11, 111902(2022)

Sum-frequency generation of a laser and its background in an on-chip lithium-niobate microdisk

Zhenzhong Hao1, Li Zhang1, Jie Wang1, Fang Bo1,2、*, Feng Gao1,2, Guoquan Zhang1,2、**, and Jingjun Xu1,2、***
Author Affiliations
  • 1MOE Key Laboratory of Weak-Light Nonlinear Photonics, TEDA Institute of Applied Physics and School of Physics, Nankai University, Tianjin 300457, China
  • 2Collaborative Innovation Center of Extreme Optics, Shanxi University, Taiyuan 030006, China
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    Zhenzhong Hao, Li Zhang, Jie Wang, Fang Bo, Feng Gao, Guoquan Zhang, Jingjun Xu. Sum-frequency generation of a laser and its background in an on-chip lithium-niobate microdisk[J]. Chinese Optics Letters, 2022, 20(11): 111902

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    Category: Nonlinear Optics

    Received: May. 15, 2022

    Accepted: Jun. 14, 2022

    Posted: Jun. 15, 2022

    Published Online: Jul. 18, 2022

    The Author Email: Fang Bo (bofang@nankai.edu.cn), Guoquan Zhang (zhanggq@nankai.edu.cn), Jingjun Xu (jjxu@nankai.edu.cn)

    DOI:10.3788/COL202220.111902

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