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  • Vol. 26, Iss. 20 — Oct. 15, 2001
  • pp: 1595–1597

Far-field radiation from quantum boxes located in pillar microcavities

H. Rigneault, J. Broudic, B. Gayral, and J. M. Gérard  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 26, Issue 20, pp. 1595-1597 (2001)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.26.001595


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Abstract

Far-field radiation for quantum boxes located in pillar microcavities was investigated spatially and spectrally at room temperature. We have found that small-diameter pillars show directional emission for the fundamental cavity mode together with a spectral behavior dominated by the pillar's discrete modal structure. These results may be important in the context of single-photon emitters for quantum communications.

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OCIS Codes
(030.4070) Coherence and statistical optics : Modes
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
(260.1960) Physical optics : Diffraction theory
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(300.6280) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, fluorescence and luminescence

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H. Rigneault, J. Broudic, B. Gayral, and J. M. Gérard, "Far-field radiation from quantum boxes located in pillar microcavities," Opt. Lett. 26, 1595-1597 (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-26-20-1595


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