Abstract

The relative intensity of photonic modes in microcavity pillars with embedded self-assembled quantum dots is shown to be a sensitive function of quantum dot dipole orientation and position. This is deduced from a comparison of experiment and calculated intensities of light emission for many nominally identical pillars. We are able to obtain the overall degree of in-plane polarization of the quantum dot ensemble and also to obtain information on the degree of polarization along the growth axis.

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2008 (1)

2007 (3)

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

2006 (1)

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

2005 (2)

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
[Crossref]

2004 (1)

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

2003 (2)

D. F. G. Gallagher and T. P. Felici, “Eigenmode expansion methods for simulation of optical propagation in photonics - pros and cons,” Proc. SPIE 4987, 69–84 (2003).
[Crossref]

K. J. Vahala, “Optical microcavities,” Nature (London) 424, 839–846 (2003).
[Crossref]

2002 (1)

M. Pelton, J. Vučković, G. S. Solomon, A. Scherer, and Y. Yamamoto, “Three-Dimensionally Confined Modes in Micropost Microcavities: Quality Factors and Purcell Factors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 170–177 (2002).
[Crossref]

2001 (2)

P. Bienstman and R. Baets, “Optical modelling of photonic crystals and VCSELs using eigenmode expansion and perfectly matched layers,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 33, 327–341 (2001).
[Crossref]

B. Gayral, “Controlling spontaneous emission dynamics in semiconductor microcavities: an experimental approach,” Ann. Phys. Fr. 26, 1–135 (2001).
[Crossref]

1998 (1)

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

1996 (1)

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

1994 (1)

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

1946 (1)

E. M. Purcell, “Spontaneous emission probabilities at radio frequencies,” Phys. Rev. 69, 681 (1946).

Akiyama, T.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Arakawa, Y.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Badolato, A.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Baets, R.

P. Bienstman and R. Baets, “Optical modelling of photonic crystals and VCSELs using eigenmode expansion and perfectly matched layers,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 33, 327–341 (2001).
[Crossref]

Barrier, D.

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Bastard, G.

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Bienstman, P.

P. Bienstman and R. Baets, “Optical modelling of photonic crystals and VCSELs using eigenmode expansion and perfectly matched layers,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 33, 327–341 (2001).
[Crossref]

Byszewski, M.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Cao, H.

S. Yamamoto, F. Tassone, and H. Cao, Semiconductor Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics, no. 169 in Springer Tracts in Modern Physics, (Springer, Berlin, 2000).

Cassabois, G.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Costard, E.

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Daraei, A.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

Darson, D.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Delalande, C.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Ebbens, A.

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
[Crossref]

Ebe, H.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Favero, I.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Felici, T. P.

D. F. G. Gallagher and T. P. Felici, “Eigenmode expansion methods for simulation of optical propagation in photonics - pros and cons,” Proc. SPIE 4987, 69–84 (2003).
[Crossref]

Ferreira, R.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Forchel, A.

Fox, A. M.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

Fry, P. W.

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

Gallagher, D. F. G.

D. F. G. Gallagher and T. P. Felici, “Eigenmode expansion methods for simulation of optical propagation in photonics - pros and cons,” Proc. SPIE 4987, 69–84 (2003).
[Crossref]

Gayral, B.

B. Gayral, “Controlling spontaneous emission dynamics in semiconductor microcavities: an experimental approach,” Ann. Phys. Fr. 26, 1–135 (2001).
[Crossref]

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

Gérard, J. M.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Gérard, J. -M.

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Guimarães, P. S. S.

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

Heindel, T.

Ho, Y-L. D.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

Höfling, S.

Hopkinson, M.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
[Crossref]

Izraël, A.

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Jankovic, A.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Jayavel, P.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Kapon, E.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Karlsson, K. F.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Kistner, C.

Kita, T.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Krizhanovskii, D. N.

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
[Crossref]

Kuszelewicz, R.

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Lam, S.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

Legrand, B.

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

Liew, S. L.

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

Malko, A.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Manin, L.

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Marzin, J. Y.

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Marzin, J. -Y.

J. -Y. Marzin, J. -M. Gérard, A. Izraël, D. Barrier, and G. Bastard, “Photoluminescence of Single InAs Quantum Dots Obtained by Self-Organized Growth on GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 716–719 (1994).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Nakata, Y.

P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
[Crossref]

Oberli, D. Y.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Pelton, M.

M. Pelton, J. Vučković, G. S. Solomon, A. Scherer, and Y. Yamamoto, “Three-Dimensionally Confined Modes in Micropost Microcavities: Quality Factors and Purcell Factors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 170–177 (2002).
[Crossref]

Pelucchi, E.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Petroff, P. M.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Pulizzi, F.

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
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E. M. Purcell, “Spontaneous emission probabilities at radio frequencies,” Phys. Rev. 69, 681 (1946).

Rahimi-Iman, A.

Rarity, J. G.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

Reitzenstein, S.

Rivera, T.

J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
[Crossref]

Roussignol, Ph.

I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
[Crossref]

Rudra, A.

V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

Sanvitto, D.

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

Scherer, A.

M. Pelton, J. Vučković, G. S. Solomon, A. Scherer, and Y. Yamamoto, “Three-Dimensionally Confined Modes in Micropost Microcavities: Quality Factors and Purcell Factors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 170–177 (2002).
[Crossref]

Schneider, C.

Sermage, B.

J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
[Crossref]

Skolnick, M. S.

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
[Crossref]

A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
[Crossref]

D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
[Crossref]

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M. Pelton, J. Vučković, G. S. Solomon, A. Scherer, and Y. Yamamoto, “Three-Dimensionally Confined Modes in Micropost Microcavities: Quality Factors and Purcell Factors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 170–177 (2002).
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P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
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A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
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A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
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P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
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D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
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S. Yamamoto, F. Tassone, and H. Cao, Semiconductor Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics, no. 169 in Springer Tracts in Modern Physics, (Springer, Berlin, 2000).

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P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
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J. M. Gérard, B. Sermage, B. Gayral, B. Legrand, E. Costard, and V. Thierry-Mieg, “Enhanced Spontaneous Emission by Quantum Boxes in a Monolithic Optical Microcavity,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1110–1113 (1998).
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J. M. Gérard, D. Barrier, J. Y. Marzin, R. Kuszelewicz, L. Manin, E. Costard, V. Thierry-Mieg, and T. Rivera, “Quantum boxes as active probes for photonic microstructures: The pillar microcavity case,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 69, 449–451 (1996).
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D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
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A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
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V. Troncale, K. F. Karlsson, D. Y. Oberli, M. Byszewski, A. Malko, E. Pelucchi, A. Rudra, and E. Kapon, “Excited excitonic states observed in semiconductor quantum dots using polarization resolved optical spectroscopy,”  101, 081703 (2007).

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K. J. Vahala, “Optical microcavities,” Nature (London) 424, 839–846 (2003).
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A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
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A. Daraei, A. Tahraoui, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, and A. M. Fox, “Control of polarized single quantum dot emission in high-qualityfactor microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 051113 (2006).
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P. Jayavel, H. Tanaka, T. Kita, O. Wada, H. Ebe, M. Sugawara, J. Tatebayashi, Y. Arakawa, Y. Nakata, and T. Akiyama, “Control of optical polarization anisotropy in edge emitting luminescence of InAs/GaAs selfassembled quantum dots,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1820–1822 (2004).
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A. Daraei, D. Sanvitto, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, D. M. Whittaker, M. S. Skolnick, P. S. S. Guimarães, H. Vinck, A. Tahraoui, P. W. Fry, S. L. Liew, and M. Hopkinson ,“Control of polarization and mode mapping of small volume high Q micropillars,”  102, 043105 (2007).

D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
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D. N. Krizhanovskii, A. Ebbens, A. I. Tartakovskii, F. Pulizzi, T. Wright, M. S. Skolnick, and M. Hopkinson, “Individual neutral and charged InxGa1-xAs-GaAs quantum dots with strong in-plane optical anisotropy,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161312 (2005).
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M. Pelton, J. Vučković, G. S. Solomon, A. Scherer, and Y. Yamamoto, “Three-Dimensionally Confined Modes in Micropost Microcavities: Quality Factors and Purcell Factors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 170–177 (2002).
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I. Favero, G. Cassabois, A. Jankovic, R. Ferreira, D. Darson, C. Voisin, C. Delalande, Ph. Roussignol, A. Badolato, P. M. Petroff, and J. M. Gérard, “Giant optical anisotropy in a single InAs quantum dot in a very dilute quantum-dot ensemble,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 041904 (2005).
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D. M. Whittaker, P. S. S. Guimarães, D. Sanvitto, H. Vinck, S. Lam, A. Daraei, J. A. Timpson, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, Y-L. D. Ho, J. G. Rarity, M. Hopkinson, and A. Tahraoui, “High Q modes in elliptical microcavity pillars,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161105 (2007).
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Figures (2)

Fig. 1.
Fig. 1.

(Color online) Representative experimental spectra for the set of 1.5 µm diameter micropillars studied. The spectra are normalized at the fundamental mode. The spectrum shown in (a) is characteristic of the major (70%) part of the samples, with the TE01 mode as the most intense of the group of the three first higher energy modes. For the sample shown in (b), although the TE01 mode is still of higher intensity, the TM01 mode is significantly excited, being more intense than the HE21 mode. Only one pillar (3%) is in this category. The type of spectrum illustrated in (c), with the HE21 mode as the most intense of the high energy group, is displayed by the remaining 27% of the samples.

Fig. 2.
Fig. 2.

(Color online) Calculated photoluminescence spectra for the 1.5 µm diameter micropillars. The top shows cross-sections of the electric field profiles for the lowest energy photonic modes. The double arrows labeled 1 and 2 represent X-polarized quantum dot dipoles at two different positions in the cavity. The PL spectrum in (a) is obtained with a dipole located in the horizontal axis, displaced 0.225 µm (0.3 times the pillar radius) from the center, with polarization in the plane with components X and Y of equal intensities. To obtain spectrum (b), the dipole is located 20° from the horizontal axis, 0.225 µm from the center. Its polarization has Y and Z components of equal magnitude and a X component which is 60% of the other two. For spectrum (c), the dipole is located in the horizontal axis, displaced 0.225 µm from the center, with polarization in the plane with components X and Y, with the Y component half the magnitude of the X component. The insets in (b) show the calculated electric field intensity for each mode.

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