Intrinsic performance of InGaAs/GaAs quantum dot lasers

John Thomson, Peter Smowton, Huw Summers, Eugen Herrmann, Peter Blood, Mark Hopkinson

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


An experimental study was carried out to determine the intrinsic radiative recombination current. The modal gain versus radiative current characteristic was also determined. As a result, it was possible to account for the best possible performance of dot lasers with a range of cavity loss.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering


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