We report on the fabrication and characterization of mid-infrared Sb-based lasers grown on silicon substrates. We demonstrate room-temperature operation with low threshold current densities (~1.5 kA/cm²), and pulsed mode up to a duty-cycle of 10%.
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J. Rodriguez, L. Cerutti, and E. Tournié, "Demonstration of Laser Operation at Room-Temperature of an Sb-Based Mid-Infrared Multi-Quantum-Well Structure Monolithically Grown on a Silicon Substrate," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper CPDA4.
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