Patent Number: 6,167,072

Title: Modulated cap thin p-clad semiconductor laser

Abstract: A semiconductor laser structure for use having a laser substructure so constructed and arranged to have an active region in close proximity to the top surface region and separated therefrom by a separation region, the separation region having a lower refractive index than the top surface region and the active region.

Inventors: Zory, Jr.; Peter S. (Gainesville, FL)

Assignee: University of Florida

International Classification: H01S 5/22 (20060101); H01S 5/00 (20060101); H01S 5/40 (20060101); H01S 5/042 (20060101); H01S 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017