Coherent modulation of light with graphene

Thomas Roger, Julius J F Heitz, Niclas Westerberg, Genevieve Gariepy, Eliot Bolduc, John Jeffers, Jonathan Leach, Daniele Faccio

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Recent advances in light matter interaction have demonstrated the possibility to coherently absorb and modulate light with sub-wavelength, partially absorbing thin films. We demonstrate an ON-OFF ratio of 90% using graphene as a broadband modulator.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2014 - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2014
CountryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA



  • light mkodulation
  • graphene
  • light matter interaction
  • thin films

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Roger, T., Heitz, J. J. F., Westerberg, N., Gariepy, G., Bolduc, E., Jeffers, J., ... Faccio, D. (2014). Coherent modulation of light with graphene. In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science [FTu3K.1] Optical Society of America.