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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2006
  • pp: 528–530

Isolated single quantum dot emitters in all-epitaxial microcavities

Andreas Muller, Chih-Kang Shih, Jaemin Ahn, Dingyuan Lu, and Dennis G. Deppe  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 4, pp. 528-530 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.000528


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Abstract

Data are presented on a fabrication approach that places an isolated single quantum dot at the center of a semiconductor microcavity. The microcavity is based on an all-epitaxial mesa-confined design that is mechanically robust and provides the thermal dissipation needed for a single photon source device technology. Microphotoluminescence is used to reveal single quantum dot emission with the essential optical properties of single quantum emitters.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication
(250.5230) Optoelectronics : Photoluminescence
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(300.6470) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, semiconductors

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: October 25, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: November 8, 2005

Citation
Andreas Muller, Chih-Kang Shih, Jaemin Ahn, Dingyuan Lu, and Dennis G. Deppe, "Isolated single quantum dot emitters in all-epitaxial microcavities," Opt. Lett. 31, 528-530 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-4-528


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