Low voltage defect heterogeneous quantum cascade laser

Anthony J. Hoffman, Stephan Schartner, Scott S. Howard, Kale J. Franz, Fred Towner, Claire F. Gmachl

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Abstract

We demonstrate a quantum cascade laser employing two different injector regions and matched 4.6μm optical transitions for low-voltage-defect operation. The laser has a pulsed wall-plug efficiency of 19% at 80K and operates pulsed at 300K.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Hoffman, A. J., Schartner, S., Howard, S. S., Franz, K. J., Towner, F., & Gmachl, C. F. (2008). Low voltage defect heterogeneous quantum cascade laser. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 Optical Society of America.