1. Research
  2. Publications
  3. Continuous-wave operation of 4 ...

Publications

Continuous-wave operation of 405 nm distributed Bragg reflector laser diodes based on GaN using 10th-order surface gratings

J.H. Kang, H. Wenzel, E. Freier, V. Hoffmann, J. Fricke, O. Brox, M. Matalla, and S. Einfeldt

Published in:

Photon. Res., vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 1157-1161 (2022).

Abstract:

Single longitudinal mode continuous-wave operation of GaN-based distributed Bragg reflector (DBR) laser diodes with 10th-order surface gratings is demonstrated. The DBR consists of periodic V-shaped grooves on a 2 µm wide ridge waveguide fabricated by using electron-beam lithography and plasma etching. The effect of different lengths of the DBR section and the gain section on the device performance has been studied. Periodic mode hops to the adjacent longitudinal Fabry-Perot resonator mode at shorter wavelength have been observed when increasing the operation current. Between the mode hops, single longitudinal mode emission at around 405 nm is achieved with a full width at half-maximum of 0.03 nm. A linear redshift of the emission wavelength with increasing temperature of 0.019 nm/K was derived.

Ferdinand-Braun-Institut gGmbH, Leibniz-Institut für Höchstfrequenztechnik, 12489 Berlin, Germany

Copyright © 2022 Chinese Laser Press. Co-published by Optica Publishing Group and Chinese Laser Press (CLP).
Terms for Journal Article Reuse.

Full version in pdf-format.