Micro-Cavity Fluidic Dye Laser

Bjarne Helbo, Anders Kristensen, Aric Kumaran Menon

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    Abstract

    We have successfully designed, fabricated and characterized a micro-cavity fluidic dye laser with metallic mirrors, which can be integrated with polymer based lab-on-a-chip microsystems without further processing steps. A simple rate-equation model is used to predict the average pumping power threshold for lasing as function of cavity-mirror reflectance, laser dye concentration and cavity length. The laser device is characterized using the laser dye Rhodamine 6G dissolved in ethanol. Lasing is observed, and the influence of dye concentration is investigated.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationIEEE The Sixteenth Annual International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 2003. MEMS-03 Kyoto.
    Place of PublicationKyoto, Japan
    PublisherIEEE
    Publication date2003
    Pages235-238
    ISBN (Print)0-7803-7744-3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2003
    EventSixteenth IEEE Annual International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems - Kyoto, Japan
    Duration: 19 Jan 200323 Jan 2003

    Conference

    ConferenceSixteenth IEEE Annual International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems
    CountryJapan
    CityKyoto
    Period19/01/200323/01/2003

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