Effect of thermal nonlinearities on sideband asymmetry measurements in quantum optomechanics

Itay Shomroni, Liu Qiu, Marie Ioannou, Daniel Malz, Andreas Nunnenkamp, Tobias J. Kippenberg

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Probing an optomechanical crystal cavity with two optical tones may lead to generation of multiple asymmetric mechanical sidebands. This occurs due to nonlinear thermal effects in the cavity, that interfere with the optomechanical scattering.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
StatePublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 13 May 201818 May 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F93-CLEO_QELS 2018


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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