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  • Vol. 13, Iss. 3 — Sep. 25, 2009
  • pp: 386–391

A PSPICE Circuit Modeling of Strained AlGaInN Laser Diode Based on the Multilevel Rate Equations

Dong-Wook Lim, Hyung-Uk Cho, Hyuk-Kee Sung, Jong-Chang Yi, and Young-Min Jhon  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of the Optical Society of Korea, Vol. 13, Issue 3, pp. 386-391 (2009)

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PSPICE circuit parameters of the blue laser diodes grown on wurtzite AlGaInN multiple quantum well structures were extracted directly from the three level rate equations. The relevant optical gain parameters were separately calculated from the self-consistent multiband Hamiltonian. The resulting equivalent circuit model for a blue laser diode was schematically presented, and its modulation characteristics, including the pulse response and the frequency response, have been demonstrated by using a conventional PSPICE.

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OCIS Codes
(140.2020) Lasers and laser optics : Diode lasers
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(250.0250) Optoelectronics : Optoelectronics
(270.5580) Quantum optics : Quantum electrodynamics

Original Manuscript: December 18, 2008
Revised Manuscript: August 28, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 10, 2009
Published: September 25, 2009

Dong-Wook Lim, Hyung-Uk Cho, Hyuk-Kee Sung, Jong-Chang Yi, and Young-Min Jhon, "A PSPICE Circuit Modeling of Strained AlGaInN Laser Diode Based on the Multilevel Rate Equations," J. Opt. Soc. Korea 13, 386-391 (2009)

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