We have demonstrated a 12-micron radius InP optical microdisk resonator functioning as a phase modulator in an external Mach-Zehnder interferometer. The device's small V? characteristic make it attractive as a low power chip scale modulator.
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A. Stapleton, S. Farrell, L. Christen, Z. Peng, A. Willner, J. O'Brien, and D. Dapkus, "Electrically Tunable Chip-Scale Semiconductor Microdisk Phase Modulators," in Integrated Photonics Research and Applications/Nanophotonics, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper ITuB6.
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