Picosecond Q-switched bow-tie laser diode array

I. Y. Khrushchev, D. J. Kitcher, K. A. Williams, I. H. White, F. R. Laughton, R. V. Penty

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Optical pulses of < 20ps duration and up to 400pJ energy have been obtained For the first time from a Q-switched integrated array of live GaAs/AlGaAs bow-tie lasers. A timing jitter of <2ps has been observed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)426-428
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 27 Feb 1997


  • Semiconductor junction lasers
  • Semiconductor laser arrays

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  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Khrushchev, I. Y., Kitcher, D. J., Williams, K. A., White, I. H., Laughton, F. R., & Penty, R. V. (1997). Picosecond Q-switched bow-tie laser diode array. Electronics Letters, 33(5), 426-428. https://doi.org/10.1049/el:19970268