Active Q-switching in semiconductor ring lasers

Mezosi, G., Furst, S. and Sorel, M. (2008) Active Q-switching in semiconductor ring lasers. In: Proceedings of the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), 4-9 May 2008, San Jose, CA, USA. Optical Society of America: Washington DC, USA, pp. 1893-1894. ISBN 9781557528599

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We report on the integration of semiconductor ring lasers with tunable directional couplers to modulate the Q-factor of the ring cavity. Active Q-switching is demonstrated with 120 ps pulses, up to frequencies of 1.8 GHz.

Item Type:Book Sections
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Mezosi, Mr Gabor and Sorel, Professor Marc
Authors: Mezosi, G., Furst, S., and Sorel, M.
Subjects:T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering
Publisher:Optical Society of America

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