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Transverse Bragg-reflector injection lasers

Shellan, J. B. and Ng, W. and Yeh, P. and Yariv, A. and Cho, A. (1978) Transverse Bragg-reflector injection lasers. Optics Letters, 2 (5). pp. 136-138. ISSN 0146-9592. doi:10.1364/ol.2.000136.

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A GaAs-GaAlAs injection laser has been tested that confines light in the lateral dimension (normal to junction plane) by a multilayer Bragg reflector. In the past, light has been confined as a result of the higher-index guiding region and resulting evanescent fields.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 1978 Optical Society of America Received February 14, 1978 The research reported in this Letter was supported by the National Science Foundation (Optical Communication Program) and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. J. B. Shellan is a Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Doctoral Fellow.
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