Abstract

Ultrashort-cavity, thin-film lasers from In1−xGaxAsyP1−y of five different compositions, including InP and In0.53Ga0.47As, have been made to lase between 0.83 and 1.59 μm. The multitude of lasing wavelengths observed had line-to-line separations of less than 10 nm. The lasers were pumped with 1-psec pulses from a mode-locked dye laser. An output pulse of 6-psec duration was measured at a wavelength of 1.16 μm.

© 1981 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Optical waveguide structure for an all-optical switch based on intersubband transitions in InGaAs/AlAsSb quantum wells

Yuriy Fedoryshyn, Patric Strasser, Ping Ma, Franck Robin, and Heinz Jäckel
Opt. Lett. 32(18) 2680-2682 (2007)

Optical nonlinearity, bistability, and signal processing in semiconductors

N. Peyghambarian and H. M. Gibbs
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 2(7) 1215-1227 (1985)

Thermal analysis of line-defect photonic crystal lasers

Weiqi Xue, Luisa Ottaviano, Yaohui Chen, Elizaveta Semenova, Yi Yu, Alexandra Lupi, Jesper Mork, and Kresten Yvind
Opt. Express 23(14) 18277-18287 (2015)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (4)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription