Silicon Photonics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128150993

Silicon Photonics, Volume 99

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Chennupati Jagadish Sebastian Lourdudoss Ray Chen
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128150993
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2018
Page Count: 422
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Table of Contents

1. Transfer printing in Silicon Photonics
Brian Corbett
2. Epitaxial integration of antimonide-based semiconductor lasers on Si
Eric Tournie
3. Photonic crystal lasers and nanolasers on Si
Fabrice Raineri
4. Evolution of monolithic quantum-dot light source for silicon photonics
Liu Huiyun
5. III-V on Si nanocomposites
Johann Peter Reithmaier
6. Heterogeneous integration of III-V on Si by bonding
John Edward Bowers
7. Growth of III-V on Silicon compliant substrates and lasers by MOCVD
Kei May Lau
8. Photonic Integrated Circuits on Si
Jos van der Tol
9. Integrated Photonics for Bio- and Environmental sensing
Ray T. Chen
10. Membrane Lasers/Photodiodes on Si
Shigehisa Arai
11. ELOG and CELOG for photonic integration of III-Vs on Si
Shigeya Naritsuka
12. Heterogeneously integrated III-V photonics devices on Si
Shinji Matsuo
13. Heterogeneous III-V on Silicon Devices for optical transmissions and fully-CMOS compatible large scale fabrication
Sylvie Menezo
14. Building blocks of silicon photonics
Vivien Laurent
15. Monolithic integration of lattice-matched Ga(NAsP)-based heterostructures for Si-photonics
Wolfgang Stolz
16. QD lasers on Silicon
Yasuhiko Arakawa


Silicon Photonics, Volume 99 in the Semiconductors and Semimetals series, highlights new advances in the field, with this updated volume presenting interesting chapters on Transfer printing in Silicon Photonics, Epitaxial integration of antimonide-based semiconductor lasers on Si, Photonic crystal lasers and nanolasers on Si, the Evolution of monolithic quantum-dot light source for silicon photonics, III-V on Si nanocomposites, the Heterogeneous integration of III-V on Si by bonding, the Growth of III-V on Silicon compliant substrates and lasers by MOCVD, Photonic Integrated Circuits on Si, Integrated Photonics for Bio- and Environmental sensing, Membrane Lasers/Photodiodes on Si, and more.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Represents the latest release in the Semiconductors and Semimetals series
  • Updated release includes the latest information on Silicon Photonics


Students and researchers working in academia and industry working in the field of silicon photonics. Both experts in the field and newcomers will benefit from this volume. Physicists, Chemists, Engineers interested in this subject area


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Chennupati Jagadish Serial Volume Editor

Chennupati Jagadish is a Distinguished Professor in Electronic Materials Engineering in the Research School of Physics and Engineering at the Australian National University. He has more than 35 years of research experience in semiconductor physics, materials science and optoelectronic devices. He has published more than 550 journal papers and edited many books and has given more than 120 plenary, keynote and invited talks at prime conferences in the field. He is world renowned in the fields of semiconductor optoelectronics and nanotechnology. He has received 2015 IEEE Nanotechnology Pioneer Award, 2015 IEEE Photonics Society Engineering Achievement Award, 2013 Walter Boas Medal and 2010 Quantum Device Award and Fellow Australian Academy of Science, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, The World Academy of Sciences and 14 other professional societies.In 2016 Jagadish was awarded the highest civilian honour given by Australian Government, Companion of Order of Australia (AC) as part of Australia Day Honours announced by the Governor General's office.

Affiliations and Expertise

Australian National University, Australia

Sebastian Lourdudoss Serial Volume Editor

Sebastian Lourdudoss obtained M.Sc. in chemistry from (St. Joseph’s College, Trichy) Madras University, India, in 1976 and Ph.D. in chemistry from Faculté Libre des Sciences de Lille, France, in 1979. In 1980 he joined KTH, Stockholm, Sweden, to work on chemical absorption heat pumps and thermochemical energy storage. He changed his field of interest to semiconductors in 1985 when he had moved to Swedish Institute of Microelectronics, where he started to develop epitaxy of compound semiconductors for fabricating optoelectronic devices. In 1993 he moved back to KTH where he is currently a professor in Semiconductor Materials since 2002. He has contributed to the development of semi-insulating III-V materials including III-nitrides for discrete and/or integrated device fabrication and buried heterostructure lasers for high speed data- and telecom applications. His current interests are integration of III-Vs on silicon, high power buried heterostructure quantum cascade lasers and semiconductors for non-linear applications. He is a senior member of IEEE. He is a recipient of IPRM award in 2017.

Affiliations and Expertise

Material and Nano Physics, KTH, Sweden

Ray Chen Serial Volume Editor

Ray T. Chen is at The University of Texas, Austin, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

The University of Texas, Austin, USA