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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 1 — Jan. 8, 2007
  • pp: 227–232

Photonic crystal lasers in InGaAsP on a SiO2/Si substrate and its thermal impedance

M. H. Shih, Adam Mock, M. Bagheri, N.-K. Suh, S. Farrell, S.-J. Choi, J. D. O’Brien, and P. D. Dapkus  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 227-232 (2007)

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Two-dimensional photonic crystal defect lasers in InGaAsP membranes directly bonded to a SiO2/Si substrate have been demonstrated. Lasing at wavelengths near 1550 nm was obtained with incident threshold pump powers as low as 1.5 mW. Good agreement between experimental data and three-dimensional finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) simulation was achieved. The thermal impedance of this laser is also characterized.

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OCIS Codes
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers
(250.5300) Optoelectronics : Photonic integrated circuits

ToC Category:
Photonic Crystals

Original Manuscript: October 24, 2006
Revised Manuscript: December 17, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: December 19, 2006
Published: January 8, 2007

M.-H. Shih, Adam Mock, M. Bagheri, N.-K. Suh, S. Farrell, S.-J. Choi, J. D. O'Brien, and P. D. Dapkus, "Photonic crystal lasers in InGaAsP on a SiO2/Si substrates and its thermal impedance," Opt. Express 15, 227-232 (2007)

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