Tunable millimeter-wave and THz signal generation with a 1310nm quantum dot distributed-feedback laser

A. Hurtado, I. D. Henning, M. J. Adams, L. F. Lester

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Generation of tunable millimeter-wave (MMW) and Terahertz (THz) signals from 117 GHz to 954 GHz is experimentally demonstrated with a 1310 nm Quantum Dot Distributed Feedback laser subject to single beam optical injection.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2013
Event2013 26th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013 - Bellevue, WA, United Kingdom
Duration: 8 Sep 201312 Sep 2013


Conference2013 26th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
CityBellevue, WA


  • distributed feedback devices
  • laser modes
  • distributed feedback lasers
  • optical attenuators
  • optical feedback
  • quantum dot lasers
  • millimetre wave generation
  • optical tuning
  • terahertz wave generation

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