We demonstrate direct modulation of an electrically driven photonic crystal nanocavity laser for the first time. Employing ultracompact embedded active-region and lateral current injection structure, the device operates at 10 Gbit/s with ultra-low operating energy.
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S. Matsuo, K. Takeda, T. Sato, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Nozaki, K. Hasebe, and T. Kakitsuka, "10-Gbit/s Direct Modulation of Electrically Driven Photonic Crystal Nanocavity Laser," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper PDP5A.7.
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