The VCSEL odyssey [E-Book] / author: Kenichhi Iga
Iga, Kenichi, (author)
Bellingham, Washington : SPIE, 2020
1 online resource
englisch
9781510637146
10.1117/3.2570528
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • 1. Everyone uses surface emitting lasers
  • 2. Surface emitting lasers: from horizontal to vertical
  • 3. My research: started from a ruby laser experiment
  • 4. The very beginning is the most important part: well prepared, no regret
  • 5. The birth of the surface emitting laser: a difficult delivery
  • 6. Bell Labs: experiencing the major league
  • 7. Continuous operation at room temperature: mission impossible
  • 8. Special research fund and a wavelength-tunable surface emitting laser
  • 9. The Berlin Wall collapse: the great research competition in the 1990s
  • 10. Surface emitting lasers of various wavelengths: development of basic technology
  • 11. Toward industrialization and big innovation
  • 12. The internet and smartphones: the surface emitting lasers within
  • 13. Massively parallel photonics: the dream continues
  • 14. Surface emitting Laser patent: too early
  • 15. Laws of making opportunity
  • 16. Executive Director of the Funding Agency and University President: for science, education, and research
  • 17. The 2013 Franklin Medal and the Bower Award and Prize
  • References
  • Afterword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Appendix 1: Author's major papers and books
  • Appendix 2: Related literature on surface emitting Lasers and optoelectronics
  • Appendix 3: Glossary of technical terms.