Recent Developments in Quantum Cascade Lasers

Claire Gmachl, Alexey Belyanin, Deborah L. Sivco, Vitaly Kocharovsky, Milton L. Peabody, Nina Owschimikow, A. Michael Sergent, Federico Capasso, Alfred Y. Cho

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


After a short review on recent developments in Quantum Cascade (QC) lasers, which includes advances in long wavelength lasers, short pulse generation, and applications, we report on efficient intracavity nonlinear light generation in QC-lasers, in particular on optimized second harmonic generation (SHG) in laser active regions with integrated resonant nonlinear optical intersubband transitions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2003
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2003 - Tucson, United States
Duration: Oct 5 2003 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2003
Country/TerritoryUnited States
Period10/5/03 → …

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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