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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 51, Iss. 24 — Aug. 20, 2012
  • pp: 5767–5772

Hybrid integrated photodetector with flat-top steep-edge spectral response

Xinye Fan, Yongqing Huang, Xiaomin Ren, Xiaofeng Duan, Fuquan Hu, Qi Wang, Shiwei Cai, and Xia Zhang  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 51, Issue 24, pp. 5767-5772 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.51.005767


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Abstract

Hybrid integrated photodetectors with flat-top steep-edge spectral responses that consist of an Si-based multicavity Fabry–Perot (F–P) filter and an InP-based p-i-n absorption structure (with a 0.2 μm In0.53Ga0.47As absorption layer), have been designed and fabricated. The performance of the hybrid integrated photodetectors is theoretically investigated by including key factors such as the thickness of each cavity, the pairs of each reflecting mirror, and the thickness of the benzocyclobutene bonding layer. The device is fabricated by bonding an Si-based multicavity F–P filter with an InP-based p-i-n absorption structure. A hybrid integrated photodetector with a peak quantum efficiency of 55% around 1549.2 nm, the 0.5dB band of 0.43 nm, the 25 dB band of 1.06 nm, and 3 dB bandwidth more than 16 GHz, is simultaneously obtained. Based on multicavity F–P structure, this device has good flat-top steep-edge spectral response.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers
(230.5160) Optical devices : Photodetectors

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: May 29, 2012
Revised Manuscript: July 10, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 12, 2012
Published: August 13, 2012

Citation
Xinye Fan, Yongqing Huang, Xiaomin Ren, Xiaofeng Duan, Fuquan Hu, Qi Wang, Shiwei Cai, and Xia Zhang, "Hybrid integrated photodetector with flat-top steep-edge spectral response," Appl. Opt. 51, 5767-5772 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-51-24-5767


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