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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2003
  • pp: 49–51

Spatially correlated light emission from a resonant-cavity light-emitting diode

Philip Kappe, Joachim Kaiser, and Wolfgang Elsässer  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 1, pp. 49-51 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.28.000049


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Abstract

We present the angular-resolved intensity noise characteristics of a resonant-cavity light-emitting diode under quiet pumping conditions. Measurements by a sensitivity-enhanced lock-in amplifier detection scheme yielded a spatial anticorrelation between the intensity noise of the central and peripheral parts of the emitted far field. Proposals for possible explanations of this anticorrelation from a semiconductor emitter point of view and its consequences for applications in quantum optical imaging are discussed.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.4280) Imaging systems : Noise in imaging systems
(250.7260) Optoelectronics : Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.2500) Quantum optics : Fluctuations, relaxations, and noise

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Philip Kappe, Joachim Kaiser, and Wolfgang Elsässer, "Spatially correlated light emission from a resonant-cavity light-emitting diode," Opt. Lett. 28, 49-51 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-28-1-49


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