UV Lasing in High-Order Bands of ZnO Inverse Opal Photonic Crystals
Directional ultraviolet lasing at room temperature in 3D ZnO photonic crystals is reported. Comparison of measured optical properties with the calculated band structures shows that lasing occurs due to slow-propagating modes in high-order photonic bands.
M. Scharrer et al., "UV Lasing in High-Order Bands of ZnO Inverse Opal Photonic Crystals," Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006, Optical Society of America (OSA), May 2006.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEO.2006.4629141
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Crystal Atomic Structure; Crystallography; Crystals; Electron Optics; Lasers; Optical Properties; Photonics; Powders; Quantum Electronics; Semiconducting Zinc Compounds; Zinc Alloys; Zinc Oxide; Inverse Opals; Order Bands; Photonic Bands; Propagating Modes; Room Temperatures; Ultraviolet Lasing; Uv Lasing; Photonic Crystals
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