Silicon, the leading material in microelectronics during the last four decades, also promises to be the key material in the future. Despite many claims that silicon technology has reached fundamental limits, the performance of silicon microelectronics continues to improve steadily. The same holds for almost all the applications for which Si was considered to be unsuitable. The main exception to this positive trend is the silicon laser, which has not been demonstrated to date. The main reason for this comes from a ...

Towards the First Silicon Laser 2003, Springer

ISBN-13: 9781402011948

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

Towards the First Silicon Laser 2003, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

ISBN-13: 9781402011931

2003 edition