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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 25 — Dec. 16, 2013
  • pp: 31082–31091

1D and 2D arrays of coupled photonic crystal cavities with a site-controlled quantum wire light source

C. Jarlov, K. A. Atlasov, L. Ferrier, M. Calic, P. Gallo, A. Rudra, B. Dwir, and E. Kapon  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 25, pp. 31082-31091 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.031082


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Abstract

We investigated experimentally 1D and 2D arrays of coupled L3 photonic crystal cavities. The optical modes of the coupled cavity arrays are fed by a site-controlled quantum wire light source. By performing photoluminescence measurements and relying on near-field calculation of the cavitiy modes, we evidence optical coupling between the cavities as well as supermode delocalization. In particular, for small cavity separations, fabrication induced disorder effects are shown to be negligible compared to optical coupling between cavities.

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OCIS Codes
(230.5590) Optical devices : Quantum-well, -wire and -dot devices
(250.5230) Optoelectronics : Photoluminescence
(230.4555) Optical devices : Coupled resonators
(050.5298) Diffraction and gratings : Photonic crystals
(270.5585) Quantum optics : Quantum information and processing

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: November 12, 2013
Revised Manuscript: November 29, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: November 29, 2013
Published: December 10, 2013

Citation
C. Jarlov, K. A. Atlasov, L. Ferrier, M. Calic, P. Gallo, A. Rudra, B. Dwir, and E. Kapon, "1D and 2D arrays of coupled photonic crystal cavities with a site-controlled quantum wire light source," Opt. Express 21, 31082-31091 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-25-31082


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