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Ultra-high-Q toroid microcavities on a chip

Kippenberg, T. J. and Armani, D. K. and Spillane, S. M. and Vahala, K. J. (2003) Ultra-high-Q toroid microcavities on a chip. In: 2003 Conference of Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America , Washington, DC, pp. 1-2. ISBN 1557527482 .

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We demonstrate microfabrication of ultra-high-Q microcavities on a chip, exhibiting a novel toroid-shaped geometry. The cavities possess Q-factors in excess of 100 million which constitutes an improvement close to 4 orders-of-magnitude in Q compared to previous work [B. Gayral, et al., 1999].

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Additional Information:© 2002 Optical Society of America. Issue Date: 6-6 June 2003. Date of Current Version: 14 June 2004.
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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 toroid microcavities on a chip," Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2003. CLEO '03. Conference on , vol., no., pp.3 pp., 6-6 June 2003 URL:
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
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