20GHz colliding pulse mode-locking of ingaas quantum dot lasers

M. G. Thompson, C. Marinelli, X. Zhao, R. L. Sellin, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, I. N. Kaiander, D. Bimberg, D. J. Kang, M. Blamire

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Abstract

Colliding pulse mode-locking is demonstrated for the first time in quantum-dot lasers. Close to transform limited, 7ps, 20GHz pulses are achieved using an absorber length considerably longer than typically used in similar quantum-well lasers.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528131
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2006
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006 - Long Beach, CA, USA United States
Duration: 21 May 200621 May 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006
CountryUSA United States
CityLong Beach, CA
Period21/05/0621/05/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Thompson, M. G., Marinelli, C., Zhao, X., Sellin, R. L., Penty, R. V., White, I. H., Kaiander, I. N., Bimberg, D., Kang, D. J., & Blamire, M. (2006). 20GHz colliding pulse mode-locking of ingaas quantum dot lasers. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.