Photon and Polariton Condensates in Microcavities
Lagoudakis, Konstantinos G.
Liew, Timothy Chi Hin
Kavokin, Alexey V.
Lagoudakis, Pavlos G.
Date of Issue2012
CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2012 in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
We study thermalisation coherence and spin dynamics of photon and polariton Bose-Einstein condensates (BECs). We observe a Bose Einstein distribution, buildup of long-range order and spontaneous symmetry breaking.
© 2012 The Author(s) Optical Society of America (OSA). This paper was published in CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2012 in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and is made available as an electronic reprint (preprint) with permission of The Author(s) Optical Society of America (OSA). The published version is available at: [http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/QELS.2012.QM2C.2]. One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic or multiple reproduction, distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.