TITLE

Light extraction from GaN-based light emitting diode structures with a noninvasive two-dimensional photonic crystal

AUTHOR(S)
Truong, T. A.; Campos, L. M.; Matioli, E.; Meinel, I.; Hawker, C. J.; Weisbuch, C.; Petroff, P. M.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;1/12/2009, Vol. 94 Issue 2, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A noninvasive fabrication process involving soft nanoimprint lithography is used to pattern a photonic crystal (PhC) in titania film for enhanced light extraction from a GaN light emitting diode (LED). This technique avoids damaging the LED structure by the etching process, while photoluminescence measurements show extracted modes emitted from the quantum wells which agree well with modeling. A light extraction improvement of 1.8 times is measured using this noninvasive PhC.
ACCESSION #
36258514

 

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