Optical spin-injection of a 1300nm-VCSEL

Kevin Schires*, Rihab Al Seyab, Antonio Hurtado, Ville Markus Korpijärvi, Mircea Guina, Ian D. Henning, Michael J. Adams

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We report the first room temperature optical spin-injection of a dilute nitride 1300 nm vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser under continuous wave pumping. Very good agreement is found with theoretical predictions obtained with the spin flip model. 
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 6 Dec 2012
Event2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012 - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 6 May 201211 May 2012


Conference2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA


  • lasers
  • continuous-wave pumping
  • dilute nitrides
  • room temperature
  • spin-flip model (SFM)
  • spin-injection
  • vertical-cavity surface emitting laser


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