22 June 1989 High Performance 1.3 μm Buried Crescent Lasers And LEDs For Fiber Optic Links
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Proceedings Volume 1043, Laser Diode Technology and Applications; (1989) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.976375
Event: OE/LASE '89, 1989, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Self-aligned Buried Crescent Heterostructure (BCH) semiconductor lasers and LEDs have been successfully developed as superb light sources for fiber optic communications. The fabrication and performance characteristics of these InGaAsP/InP lasers and LEDs are described. For lasers, the threshold currents as low as 10 mA and differential quantum efficiencies as high as 50% are achieved. For LEDs, the output powers at 150 mA are higher than 1 mW. Good far field patterns are obtained in both the LEDs and lasers. Measured I-V, L-I, spectrum and far field patterns are presented.
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R. J. Fu, E. Y. Chan, and C. S. Hong "High Performance 1.3 μm Buried Crescent Lasers And LEDs For Fiber Optic Links", Proc. SPIE 1043, Laser Diode Technology and Applications, (22 June 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.976375; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.976375


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