Band-gap tuning with mechanical heterostructures

J. D. Makowski, B. D. Anderson, W. S. Chan, M. J. Saarinen, Chris Palmstrom, J. J. Talghader

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Two surface quantum wells in a collapsed heterostructure couple across an air gap of variable width. Experiments demonstrate a tuning range of 22 nm with the potential for up to 225 nm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528698
StatePublished - 2009
EventInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 31 2009Jun 5 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD


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