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Full-width-half-maximum and confinement of optical modes in multiple-quantum-well laser structures

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2 Author(s)
Kraus, J. ; -, DASA, Munchen, Germany ; Deimel, P.P.

The full-width-half-maximum (FWHM) and the optical confinement factor Γ of optical modes in multiple-quantum-well (MQW) laser structures are calculated as a function of the well width. The calculations are preformed for TE modes. Three wavelengths (0.83, 1.3, and 1.55 μm) are considered, and the number of wells is used as a parameter. Several corrections are included in the calculations, such as the change in the conduction and valence band energy levels due to narrow wells, energy-dependent indices of refraction, and energy-dependent effective electron and hole masses

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Lightwave Technology, Journal of  (Volume:11 ,  Issue: 11 )

Date of Publication:

Nov 1993

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