Integrated on-chip optical links using photonic-crystal lasers and photodetectors with current blocking trenches

Koji Takeda, Tomonari Sato, Akihiko Shinya, Kengo Nozaki, Hideaki Taniyama, Masaya Notomi, Koichi Hasebe, Takaaki Kakitsuka, Shinj Matsuo

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Abstract

We demonstrate on-chip optical interconnects consisting of integrated photonic crystal (PhC) lasers and photodetectors. Current-blocking trenches effectively reduce the leakage current in the two-dimensional PhC slab, resulting in ultralow operating energy of 17.3 fJ/bit.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013
PagesOM2J.5
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Nov 19
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013 - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 2013 Mar 172013 Mar 21

Publication series

NameOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013

Other

OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period13/3/1713/3/21

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Takeda, K., Sato, T., Shinya, A., Nozaki, K., Taniyama, H., Notomi, M., Hasebe, K., Kakitsuka, T., & Matsuo, S. (2013). Integrated on-chip optical links using photonic-crystal lasers and photodetectors with current blocking trenches. In Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013 (pp. OM2J.5). (Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2013).