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A 4-Hz Fundamental Linewidth on-chip Microlaser

Yang, Lan and Lu, Tao and Carmon, Tal and Min, Bumki and Vahala, Kerry J. (2007) A 4-Hz Fundamental Linewidth on-chip Microlaser. In: 2007 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America , Washington, DC, paper CMR2. ISBN 1557528349.

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A compact laser source on a silicon chip with Shawlow-Townes linewidth (i.e., fundamental, quantum limited) down to a few Hertz is demonstrated in this work. The fundamental linewidth is observed to decrease with inverse optical power.

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Additional Information:© 2007 OSA.
Classification Code:OCIS codes: (120.3940) Metrology; (140.3410) Laser Resonators
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Official Citation:L. Yang, T. Lu, T. Carmon, B. Min, and K. J. Vahala, "A 4-Hz Fundamental Linewidth On-Chip Microlaser," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest Series (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2007), paper CMR2.
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