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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 5 — Sep. 1, 1997
  • pp: 108–113

Enhancement and inhibition of photoluminescence in hydrogenated amorphous Silicon nitride microcavities

Ali Serpengüzel, Atilla Aydinli, and Alpan Bek  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 1, Issue 5, pp. 108-113 (1997)

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A Fabry-Perot microcavity is used for the enhancement and inhibition of photoluminescence in hydrogenated amorphous silicon nitride. The amplitude of the photoluminescence is enhanced 4 times, while its linewidth is reduced 8 times with respect to the bulk hydrogenated amorphous silicon nitride. The transmittance, reflectance, and absorptance spectra of the microcavity were also measured and calculated. The calculated spectra agree well with the experimental ones.

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OCIS Codes
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(250.5230) Optoelectronics : Photoluminescence
(310.0310) Thin films : Thin films

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: August 11, 1997
Revised Manuscript: August 7, 1997
Published: September 1, 1997

Ali Serpenguzel, Atilla Aydinli, and Alpan Bek, "Enhancement and inhibition of photolumincescence in hydrogenated amorphous silicon nitride microcavities," Opt. Express 1, 108-113 (1997)

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