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Authors: R. Baets
Title: An ultra-small silicon laser (New & views)
Format: International Journal
Publication date: 6/2013
Journal/Conference/Book: Nature (invited)
Volume(Issue): 498 p.447-448
DOI: 10.1038/498447a
Citations: 4 ( - last update: 14/7/2024)
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A micrometre-sized laser has been demonstrated in silicon, the most ubiquitous material of the electronics industry. The device operates at microwatt power levels and could open routes to compact photonic integrated circuits.

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