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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 34, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2009
  • pp: 503–505

Microcavity organic laser device under electrical pumping

Xingyuan Liu, Huibin Li, Chunyan Song, Yaqin Liao, and Miaomiao Tian  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 34, Issue 4, pp. 503-505 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.34.000503


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Abstract

Lasing action in an electrically pumped organic laser device is demonstrated with a high quality factor ( Q ) microcavity structure formed by two high-reflective and low-loss electrical contacts. A 4-(dicyanomethylene)-2-i-propyl-6-(1,1,7,7-tetramethyljulolidyl-9-enyl)- 4 H -pyran-doped tris(8-hydroxy- quinoline)aluminum ( Al q 3 ) film serves as the active layer. A single longitudinal lasing cavity mode is obtained at 621.7 nm with a threshold current density of 860 mA cm 2 under a room temperature pulse operation.

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OCIS Codes
(140.2020) Lasers and laser optics : Diode lasers
(160.4890) Materials : Organic materials
(140.3948) Lasers and laser optics : Microcavity devices

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: November 17, 2008
Revised Manuscript: December 24, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: December 27, 2008
Published: February 12, 2009

Citation
Xingyuan Liu, Huibin Li, Chunyan Song, Yaqin Liao, and Miaomiao Tian, "Microcavity organic laser device under electrical pumping," Opt. Lett. 34, 503-505 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-34-4-503


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