We developed a novel nanocomposite consisting of an organic-inorganic hybrid polymer modified with PbS quantum dots. The uniformally dispersed nanocomposite has high third-order nonlinearity and has been proven to be suitable for photonic crystal fabrication.
Proceedings of 'Laser Science to Photonic Applications', the Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (CLEO/QELS 2010), San Jose, United States, 16-21 May 2010,
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