The fabrication and performance of GaN-based micro-light emitting diode (-LED) arrays with 64 × 64 elements is reported. The diameter of each element is 20 m and center-to-center spacing 30 m, giving an overall active area of the arrays of 80425 m2. Through a novel fabrication approach including a isotropic dry etching and a self-aligned isolation technique, we could easily obtain an interconnection for a matrix-addressable array device. The arrays emit >50 W per element at 3 mA drive current. Adopting a spreading metal as a p-contact, the turn-on voltage was lowered down to 3.4 V.
- GaN-based microlight emitting diode
- LED fabrication
- LED performance
Jeon, C. W., Choi, H. W., & Dawson, M. D. (2003). A novel fabrication method for a 64x64 matrix-addressable GaN-based micro-LED array. Physica Status Solidi A, 200(1), 79-82. https://doi.org/10.1002/pssa.200303292