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0.6WCWGaInNAs vertical external-cavity surface emitting laser operating at 1.32um

Hopkins, J.M. and Smith, S.A. and Jeon, C.W. and Sun, H.D. and Burns, D. and Calvez, S. and Dawson, M.D. and Jouhti, T. and Pessa, M. (2004) 0.6WCWGaInNAs vertical external-cavity surface emitting laser operating at 1.32um. Electronics Letters, 40 (1). pp. 30-31. ISSN 0013-5194

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Abstract

What is believed to be the first high-power vertical external cavity surface emitting laser (VECSEL) operating at 1.3 /spl mu/m is reported. CW output powers >0.6 W were achieved using a diode-pumped GaInNAs VECSEL structure capillary-bonded to a single-crystal diamond heatspreader.