SUB-PICOJOULE, DETECTOR LIMITED, OPTICALLY TRIGGERED BISTABILITY IN TWIN-RIDGE INJECTION LASERS OPERATING AT 1. 3 mu m.

D. MacLean, I. H. White, J. E. Carroll, C. J. Armistead, R. G. Plumb

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Abstract

The observations of transverse phase bistability in twin-ridge, index-guided lasers, with the fastest recorded switching times ( less than 250ps) are reported. Since neglible carrier redistribution occurs, picosecond memory functions are anticipated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages229-232
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1986

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