Whispering Gallery Modes in Quantum Dot Micropillar Cavities

B. D. Jones, V. N. Astratov, R. Oulton, S. Lam, D. Sanvitto, D. M. Whittaker, A. M. Fox, M. S. Skolnick, P. W. Fry, M. Hopkinson

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Abstract

High Q-Factor (similar to 60,000) Whispering Gallery Modes are observed from GaAs based micropillar cavities with embedded InAs quantum dots. Low threshold lasing is observed in WGMs near to the peak of the QD ensemble. (C)2008 Optical Society of America

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2008 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS & QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE, VOLS 1-9
Place of PublicationNEW YORK
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Pages1722-1723
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-859-9
Publication statusPublished - 2008
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference - San Jose, United States
Duration: 4 May 20089 May 2008

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period4/05/089/05/08

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