Ultra-compact mid-IR modulators based on electrically tunable optical antennas

Yu Yao, Mikhail A. Kats, Raji Shankar, Marko Loncar, Federico Capasso, Yi Song, Jing Kong

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Abstract

We demonstrated electrical tuning of optical antennas over a broad wavelength range (~1100 nm, ~20% of the resonance frequency) and achieved optical modulators at the mid-infrared wavelength range with nanosecond response time.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings - 2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages51-52
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781479927678
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 18 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014 - Montreal, Canada
Duration: Jul 14 2014Jul 16 2014

Publication series

NameProceedings - 2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014

Other

Other2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014
CountryCanada
CityMontreal
Period7/14/147/16/14

Keywords

  • graphene
  • mid-infrared
  • optical antennas
  • optical modulator
  • reconfigurable metasurface

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Signal Processing
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Yao, Y., Kats, M. A., Shankar, R., Loncar, M., Capasso, F., Song, Y., & Kong, J. (2014). Ultra-compact mid-IR modulators based on electrically tunable optical antennas. In Proceedings - 2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014 (pp. 51-52). [6902982] (Proceedings - 2014 Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2014). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/SUM.2014.37