We demonstrate photonic crystal nanocavity laser with nearly-single quantum dot gain. Continuous-wave lasing was achieved at photocarrier generation rate of 5 x 10<sup>9</sup>/s, corresponding to several carrier injection into nearly-single quantum dot.
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M. Nomura, Y. Ota, N. Kumagai, S. Iwamoto, and Y. Arakawa, "Achievement of Ultra-Low Threshold Excitation Power (8 nW) in a Nearly Single Quantum Dot Nanocavity Laser," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper CTuW3.
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