Prediction of optical gain in PMMA/ SiO2:Er3+/Yb3+ nanocomposite

Sajad Ghatrehsamani, Graham Town

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We present a numerical study on erbium-ytterbium doped silica nanoparticles in polymethyl- methacrylate (PMMA), including the effect of scattering at pump and signal wavelengths, and show that gain is possible in the nanocomposite material.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics 2014
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOSA Publishing
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)1557522863
Publication statusPublished - 14 Oct 2014
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2014 - Tucson, Arizona, United States
Duration: 19 Oct 201423 Oct 2014


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2014
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, Arizona


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