Lateral Current-injection Membrane Lasers Fabricated on a Silicon Substrate

Takaaki Kakitsuka, Takuro Fujii, Koji Takeda, Hidetaka Nishi, Tomonari Sato, Koichi Hasebe, Tai Tsuchizawa, Tsuyoshi Yamamoto, Koji Yamada, Shinji Matsuo

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Abstract

NTT has developed lateral current-injection membrane lasers fabricated on silicon for short-reach optical interconnections. The lasers are fabricated using the crystal growth technique on a bonded substrate consisting of compound semiconductors and silicon. Integration of the lasers and silica-based waveguides has also been achieved recently. In this article, we introduce directly modulated lateral-current injection membrane lasers and their integration with silica-based waveguides.

Original languageEnglish
JournalNTT Technical Review
Volume14
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Photonic integrated circuit
  • Semiconductor laser
  • Silicon photonics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Kakitsuka, T., Fujii, T., Takeda, K., Nishi, H., Sato, T., Hasebe, K., Tsuchizawa, T., Yamamoto, T., Yamada, K., & Matsuo, S. (2016). Lateral Current-injection Membrane Lasers Fabricated on a Silicon Substrate. NTT Technical Review, 14(1).