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Accurate optical stabilization of a Kerr-microresonator frequency comb

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Author(s)

Travis Briles, Jordan R. Stone, Tara E. Drake, Daryl T. Spencer, Connor D. Fredrick, Qing Li, Daron A. Westly, Bojan R. Ilic, Kartik A. Srinivasan, Scott A. Diddams, Scott B. Papp

Abstract

Carrier-envelope-phase stabilization of optical waveforms enables exquisitely precise measurements by way of direct optical-frequency synthesis, coherent optical-to-microwave phase conversion, and control of ultrafast waveforms. We report such phase stabilization for Kerr- microresonator frequency combs integrated on silicon chips, and verify their fractional- frequency inaccuracy at
Citation
Optica

Keywords

integrated photonics, microresonator, nonlinear nanophotonics, optical frequency combs, optical metrology
Created June 14, 2018, Updated February 21, 2019