Milestones in Silicon Photonics by the Jalali-Lab

1991
THz emission from silicon diodes
L. Xu, et al., APL December 1991

1995
Photonic Couplers & Splitters
P.D. Trinh, et al., EL, November 1995

1996
Mach-Zehnder interferometer
B. Jalali et al., IEE Proc. Opto., October 1996.

First optical star coupler in silicon
P.D. Trinh et al., PTL, June 1996.

1997
Arrayed Waveguide Grating (AWG) in silicon
P.D. Trinh, PTL, July 1997.

Optical delay lines
S. Yegnanarayanan et a., PTL, May 1997.

2002
Raman light emission from silicon waveguides
R. Claps, et al. OE, November 2002

2003
Optical amplification in Silicon
R. Claps, et al. OE, July 2003

Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) & Wavelength Conversion
R. Claps, et al. OE, November 2003

2004
Silicon laser
O. Boyraz et al, “OE, October 2004.
B. Jalali, Scientific American, February 2007

Continuum Generation in silicon
O. Boyraz et al.OE, August 2004

2005
Optical gain and lasing in SiGe
O. Boyraz et al. Optics Express, April 2005

2006
Nonlinear photovoltaic effect and energy harvesting
S. Fathpour, et al. APL, August 2006

2007
Optical amplification in mid infrared
V. Raghunathan, et al. OE, October 2007

Multi-Layer 3D Monolithic Integration of photonic devices
P. Koonath et al, OE 2007

Inverse Raman scattering
D. R. Solli, et al. PRA May 2009.

2009
Periodic Poled Silicon (PePSi)
N.K. Hon, APL, 94, 091116( 2009)

2010
Raman beam cleanup
David Borlaug, et al. OE, (2010)

2012
Stimulated supercontinuum generation
Peter DeVore, et al, APL 2012

2015
Optical Information Capacity of Silicon
D. Dimitropoulos B. Jalali, IEEE Ph. J. 2015

2018
Optical Dynamic Range Compression
Y. Jiang et al. APL