Growth of laser host thin-film optical waveguides by pulsed laser deposition
Gill, D.S., Anderson, A.A. and Eason, R.W. (1995) Growth of laser host thin-film optical waveguides by pulsed laser deposition. In, 12th UK National Quantum Electronics Conference - QE12, Southampton, GB, 04 - 08 Sep 1995.
Optical waveguides of laser gain media are highly desirable because the high intensity-length product and good pump-signal mode overlap, which can be achieved in the waveguide geometry, leads to a reduced threshold pump power as compared to bulk lasers. Pulsed laser deposition (PLD) has emerged as a viable means of depositing epitaxial thin films of the correct composition. We report here the deposition of GGG and YGG thin films on YAG substrates and the deposition of sapphire on sapphire substrates.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Q Science > QC Physics
|Divisions:||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
|Date Deposited:||11 Mar 2010|
|Last Modified:||08 Jun 2012 12:55|
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