We designed photonic crystal cavities for coupling to colloidal quantum dots suspended in a polymer film. We experimentally observe the coupling of quantum dot emission to cavity modes at room temperature.
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(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.5580) Atomic and molecular physics : Quantum electrodynamics
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.3990) Optical devices : Micro-optical devices
I. Fushman, D. Englund, and J. Vuckovic, "Design and Experimental Characterization of Photonic Crystal Cavities With Embedded Colloidal Quantum Dots," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper QWD4.