TITLE

Polarization modulation of cruciform vertical-cavity laser diodes

AUTHOR(S)
Choquette, Kent D.; Lear, K.L.
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/23/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 21, p2767
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Demonstrates the electrical switching and modulation of cruciform vertical-cavity surface emitting lasers (VCSEL) with transverse cavity geometry. Use of molecular beam epitaxy to fabricate VCSEL epilayers; Process for switching continuous-wave lasing emission from polarization mode to orthogonal mode; Details of VCSEL polarization modulation.
ACCESSION #
4258306

 

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