TITLE

Single crystal, epitaxial multilayers of AlAs, GaAs, and AlxGa1-xAs for use as optical interferometric elements

AUTHOR(S)
Gourley, P. L.; Drummond, T. J.
PUB. DATE
September 1986
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;9/1/1986, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p489
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We propose using single crystal multilayers of AlAs, GaAs, and AlxGa1-xAs for use as several different kinds of optical interference elements which include high reflectors, transmission filters, and Fabry–Perot cavities. We have grown many of these structures by molecular beam epitaxy and measured their optical characteristics. We find the characteristics of these structures to be very useful for a number of applications for integrated optical devices which we also propose.
ACCESSION #
9820678

 

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