Resonant-cavity-enhanced avalanche photodetection is observed at 1.3 μm using a vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser incorporating InGaAsN quantum wells. Detection of modulated optical waveforms at data rates up to 10 Gb s–1 is successfully demonstrated.
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J. D. Ingham, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, L. M. Chirovsky, R. L. Naone, D. Galt, D. W. Kisker, C. A. Park, and D. Jenkins, "Avalanche photodetection at 1.3 μm using an InGaAsN vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper CThR4.
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