We experimentally observe light emission from a region that is far away from our on-chip device. We photograph up to 10-μm tunneling distance; this gap is greater than 20% of the device size.
© 2009 The Optical Society
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.4780) Lasers and laser optics : Optical resonators
(240.0240) Optics at surfaces : Optics at surfaces
(240.7040) Optics at surfaces : Tunneling
M. Tomes and T. Carmon, "Optical Tunneling from an on-Chip Resonator," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper IFD5.
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