Laser-excited 580nm AlGaInP nanomembrane for visible light communications

Leitao, M. and Foucher, C. and Islim, Mohamed Sufyan and Yin, L. and Guilhabert, B. and Krysa, A. B. and Videv, S. and Xie, E. and Gu, E. and Haas, H. and Laurand, N. and Dawson, M.D. (2016) Laser-excited 580nm AlGaInP nanomembrane for visible light communications. In: OSA Light, Energy and the Environment Congress, 2016-11-14 - 2016-11-17, Kongresshalle am Zoo. (

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A blue-to-yellow (580nm) AlGaInP multi-quantum-well nanomembrane color-converter for use in GaN-based laser diode visible light communication (VLC) is presented. Preliminary tests using OFDM demonstrate free-space data transmission rates of 180 Mb/s.