Polarization switching in composite resonator vertical cavity lasers

D. M. Grasso, A. C. Lehman, K. D. Choquette

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We report novel polarization switching from dual resonator vertical cavity laser diodes. Reverse bias applied to one cavity causes the suppression of one polarization and the simultaneous emergence of the perpendicular fundamental mode polarization.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1152-1154
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: Jun 1 2003Jun 6 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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