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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 2012
  • pp: 4588–4590

Near-infrared characterization of gallium nitride photonic-crystal waveguides and cavities

U. Dharanipathy, N. Vico Triviño, C. Yan, Z. Diao, J.-F. Carlin, N. Grandjean, and R. Houdré  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 22, pp. 4588-4590 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.37.004588


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Abstract

We report the design and optical characterization of fully suspended wire waveguides and photonic crystal (PhC) membranes fabricated on a gallium nitride layer grown on silicon substrate operating at 1.5 μm. W1-type PhC waveguides are coupled with suspended wires and are investigated using a standard end-fire setup. The experimental and theoretical dispersion properties of the propagating modes in the wires and photonic-crystal waveguides are shown. Modified L3 cavities with quality factors of up to 2200 and heterostructure cavities with quality factors of up to 5400 are experimentally demonstrated.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: August 10, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 24, 2012
Published: November 6, 2012

Citation
U. Dharanipathy, N. Vico Triviño, C. Yan, Z. Diao, J.-F. Carlin, N. Grandjean, and R. Houdré, "Near-infrared characterization of gallium nitride photonic-crystal waveguides and cavities," Opt. Lett. 37, 4588-4590 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-37-22-4588


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