Mesostructured Dye-Doped Titanium Dioxide for Micro-Optoelectronic Applications (pages 595–603)
Robert Vogel, Paul Meredith, Indriana Kartini, Michael Harvey, Jamie D. Riches, Alexis Bishop, Norman Heckenberg, Matt Trau and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
Article first published online: 6 JUN 2003 | DOI: 10.1002/cphc.200200494
Spontaneous emission. Mesostructured titanium dioxide thin films were doped with the dye Rhodamine 6G, and patterned into microcavities. The material displayed amplified spontaneous emission (see picture), and shows great promise for solid-state dye microlaser and other optoelectronic applications.