Spontaneous emission and lateral photo-detection in “vertical” micro-cavities
ÉNIB/RESO (EA 3380), CS 73862, 29238 Brest Cedex 3, France
2 LAAS-CNRS, 7 avenue du Colonel Roche, 31077 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
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Transverse guiding mechanisms enable one to monitor the laser behaviour of a VCSEL by measuring the photo-current in the neighbouring cavity. They are described by extended (3×3) transfer matrices including sources of spontaneous emission.
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