TITLE

Local temperature control of photonic crystal devices via micron-scale electrical heaters

AUTHOR(S)
Faraon, Andrei; Vucčković, Jelena
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;7/27/2009, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p043102
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We demonstrate a method to locally control the temperature of photonic crystal devices via micron-scale electrical heaters. The method is used to control the resonant frequency of InAs quantum dots strongly coupled to GaAs photonic crystal resonators. This technique enables independent control of large ensembles of photonic devices located on the same chip at tuning speed as high as hundreds of kilohertz.
ACCESSION #
43494247

 

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