Narrow-line InGaN/GaN green laser diode with high-order distributed-feedback surface grating

Jorge Alberto Holguin Lerma, Tien Khee Ng, Boon S. Ooi

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We demonstrate narrow-line green laser emission at 513.85 nm with a linewidth of 31 pm and side-mode suppression ratio of 36.9 dB, operating under continuous-wave injection at room temperature. A high-order (40th) distributed-feedback surface grating fabricated on multimode InGaN-based green laser diodes via a focused ion beam produces resolution-limited, single-mode lasing with an optical power of 14 mW, lasing threshold of 7.27 kA cm−2, and maximum slope efficiency of 0.32 W A−1. Our realization of narrow-line green laser diodes opens a pathway toward efficient optical communications, sensing, and atomic clocks.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)042007
JournalApplied Physics Express
Issue number4
StatePublished - Mar 27 2019

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