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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 30, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 2013
  • pp: 610–614

Selection of high-order lateral modes in broad area laser diode by digital planar hologram

Vladimir Svetikov, Christophe Peroz, Igor Ivonin, Scott Dhuey, Stefano Cabrini, Sergey Babin, Alexander Goltsov, and Vladimir Yankov  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 30, Issue 3, pp. 610-614 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.30.000610


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Abstract

Experimental results are presented on selection of high-order modes in broad aperture laser diode coupled with digital planar hologram (DPH). Computer-generated hologram DPH fabricated on SiO2Gex waveguide core determines the spectrum and field distribution at the laser output. The technology allows a temperature-stable spectral narrowing down to 0.6 nm and a decrease of the far-field distribution width from 6.5° to 2°. These results open a novel route for increasing the brightness and wavelength temperature stabilization of high-power laser diodes by coupling with planar photonic circuit.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
(090.1995) Holography : Digital holography
(130.7408) Integrated optics : Wavelength filtering devices

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: October 26, 2012
Revised Manuscript: January 14, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: January 14, 2013
Published: February 15, 2013

Citation
Vladimir Svetikov, Christophe Peroz, Igor Ivonin, Scott Dhuey, Stefano Cabrini, Sergey Babin, Alexander Goltsov, and Vladimir Yankov, "Selection of high-order lateral modes in broad area laser diode by digital planar hologram," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 30, 610-614 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-30-3-610


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