Project

Electrically pumped colloidal quantum dot laser on silicon

Duration
01 October 2010 → 30 September 2014
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Applied mathematics in specific fields
    • Classical physics
    • Condensed matter physics and nanophysics
    • Optical physics
  • Engineering and technology
    • Nanotechnology
    • Design theories and methods
Keywords
nanotechnology nanophotonics colloidal nanocrystals
 
Project description

In this PhD research project we will investigate the combination of colloidal nanocrystals with silicon optical cavities for the realisation of optical sources. Emphasis is on the electrical injection of the nanocrystals.