Mid-infrared intersubband absorption in lattice-matched AlInN/GaN multiple-quantum wells

Mauro Mosca, Julien, Ilegems, Nicolas Grandjean, Mauro Mosca, Carlin, Tchernycheva, Butt́, Nicolay, Nevou, Eric Feltin, Butt́

Risultato della ricerca: Articlepeer review

89 Citazioni (Scopus)


We report the observation of midinfrared intersubband (ISB) absorption in nearly lattice-matched AlInNGaN multiple-quantum-wells. A clear absorption peak is observed around 3 μm involving transitions from the conduction band ground state to the first excited state. In addition to ISB absorption, photoluminescence experiments were carried out on lattice- matched AlInNGaN single quantum wells in order to determine the spontaneous polarization discontinuity between GaN and Al0.82 In0.18 N compounds. The experimental value is in good agreement with theoretical predictions. Our results demonstrate that the AlInNGaN system is very promising to achieve crack-free and low dislocation density structures dedicated to intersubband devices in the 2-4 μm wavelength range.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)1-3
Numero di pagine3
RivistaApplied Physics Letters
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • ???subjectarea.asjc.3100.3101???


Entra nei temi di ricerca di 'Mid-infrared intersubband absorption in lattice-matched AlInN/GaN multiple-quantum wells'. Insieme formano una fingerprint unica.

Cita questo