Wavelength polarization switching and bistability in a 1550nm-VCSEL subject to orthogonal optical injection

A. Hurtado, I. D. Henning, M. J. Adams

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Abstract

We report the first experimental observation of different forms of wavelength polarization switching and bistability with a 1550-nm VCSEL operated just above threshold and subject to orthogonally-polarised optical injection.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Technical Digest Series
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Sep 2008
EventConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 4 May 20089 May 2008

Conference

ConferenceConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008
CountryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA
Period4/05/089/05/08

Keywords

  • optical switches
  • surface emitting lasers
  • quantum electronics
  • polarization

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