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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1777–1781

Quality factors in single-defect photonic-crystal lasers with asymmetric cladding layers

Cheolwoo Kim, Woo Jun Kim, Andrew Stapleton, Jiang-Rong Cao, John D. O’Brien, and P. Daniel Dapkus  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 8, pp. 1777-1781 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.19.001777


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Abstract

We present quality factors of single-defect photonic-crystal resonant cavities with asymmetric cladding layers. The resonators studied here are dielectric slabs patterned with two-dimensional photonic crystals on a sapphire substrate. Three-dimensional finite-element and finite-difference time-domain routines were used to analyze the electromagnetic properties of these cavities. We observe that high quality factors (∼800) can be obtained in these cavities for reasonable structures with thick enough dielectric slabs. This work was motivated by the need to place photonic-crystal resonators on a substrate to improve heat dissipation in photonic-crystal lasers.

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(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics

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Cheolwoo Kim, Woo Jun Kim, Andrew Stapleton, Jiang-Rong Cao, John D. O’Brien, and P. Daniel Dapkus, "Quality factors in single-defect photonic-crystal lasers with asymmetric cladding layers," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 1777-1781 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-19-8-1777

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