Patent Number: 6,490,311

Title: Vertical cavity apparatus with tunnel junction

Abstract: A vertical cavity apparatus includes first and second mirrors, a substrate and at least first and second active regions positioned between the first and second mirrors. At least one of the first and second mirrors is a lattice relaxed mirror. At least a first tunnel junction is positioned between the first and second mirrors.

Inventors: Boucart; Julien (Milpitas, CA), Chang-Hasnain; Constance (Union City, CA), Jansen; Michael (Palo Alto, CA), Nabiev; Rashit (Palo Alto, CA), Yuen; Wupen (Stanford, CA)

Assignee: Bandwidth 9, Inc.

International Classification: H01L 33/00 (20060101); H01S 5/183 (20060101); H01S 5/00 (20060101); H01S 5/40 (20060101); H01S 5/32 (20060101); H01S 5/14 (20060101); H01S 5/20 (20060101); H01S 005/183 ()

Expiration Date: 12/03/2019