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Quantum well lasers -- Gain, spectra, dynamics

Arakawa, Yasuhiko and Yariv, Amnon (1986) Quantum well lasers -- Gain, spectra, dynamics. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 22 (9). pp. 1887-1899. ISSN 0018-9197.

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We discuss a number of theoretical and experimental issues in quantum well lasers with emphasis on the basic behavior of the gain, the field spectrum, and the modulation dynamics. It is revealed that the use of quantum well structures results in improvement of these properties and brings several new concepts to optical semiconductor devices.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 1986 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Manuscript received January 5, 1986; revised April 11, 1986. This work was supported by the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, the U.S. Office of Naval Research, the I.T.T. Corporation, and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
Subject Keywords:Optical modulation/demodulation , Quantum-well laser
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Official Citation:Arakawa, Y.; Yariv, A.; , "Quantum well lasers--Gain, spectra, dynamics," Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of , vol.22, no.9, pp. 1887- 1899, Sep 1986 URL:
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