Quantum-dot lasers monolithically grown on silicon substrates
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Tang, Mingchu; Chen, Siming; Wu, Jiang; Liao, Mengya; Liu, Huiyun (Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London, London WC1E 7JE, UK)
Monolithically integrating III-V lasers on Si is the most promising solution to overcome the issue of lack of efficient light sources on Si platform. We demonstrated the first practical silicon-based telecommunications-wavelength quantum-dot laser with high output power and long lifetime.