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Title: Waveguide embedded plasmon laser with multiplexing and electrical modulation

This disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus related to nanometer scale lasers. In one aspect, a device includes a substrate, a line of metal disposed on the substrate, an insulating material disposed on the line of metal, and a line of semiconductor material disposed on the substrate and the insulating material. The line of semiconductor material overlaying the line of metal, disposed on the insulating material, forms a plasmonic cavity.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1377827
Assignee:
The Regents of The University of California LBNL
Patent Number(s):
9,748,736
Application Number:
14/052,504
Contract Number:
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Oct 11
Research Org:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

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