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Ultra-high-Q small mode volume toroid microcavities on a chip

Kippenberg, T. J. and Armani, D. K. and Spillane, S. M. and Vahala, K. J. (2005) Ultra-high-Q small mode volume toroid microcavities on a chip. In: 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe. IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, p. 573. ISBN 0-7803-8974-3.

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We present microfabrication of ultra-high-Q microcavities on a chip. These toroidal microcavities possess Q-factors in excess of 400 million and furthermore achieve a Q-factor to mode volume ratio of more than 10^6 (n/λ)^3.

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Additional Information:© 2005 IEEE. Issue Date: 17-17 June 2005. Date of Current Version: 23 January 2006.
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Classification Code:OCIS codes: (230.5750) Resonators (220.4000) Microstructure fabrication
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Official Citation:Kippenberg, T.J.; Armani, D.K.; Spillane, S.M.; Vahala, K.J.; , "Ultra-high-Q small mode volume toroid microcavities on a chip," Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, 2005. CLEO/Europe. 2005 Conference on , vol., no., pp.573, 17-17 June 2005 doi: 10.1109/CLEOE.2005.1568350 URL:
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