OSE Seminar by Dr. Erik J. Skogen on Compound Semiconductor Photonic Integrated Circuits at Sandia National Laboratories

Departmental News

 Dr. Erik J. Skogen

Posted: April 8, 2024

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2024

Time:  12:45 PM - 1:45 PM MST

Location: CHTM, Room 103 and Zoom


An overview and brief history of the photonic integrated circuit capability at Sandia National Laboratories.  This presentation will cover the methods for monolithic integration of photonic device components in the InP material system and will give examples of different types of photonic devices that have been developed.  Using the base photonic devices more complex circuits can be developed for which examples will be given.  



Dr. Erik J. Skogen is a Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories (19 years) in Albuquerque, NM.  He has over 25 years of experience in the optoelectronics field and has expertise in epitaxial growth, III-V fabrication processes, device design and modeling, and optoelectronic device testing and analysis.  He has over 170 publications with an h-index of 21 and holds 10 patents.  Current interests include radiation hardened photonic device and photonic integrated circuits, narrow linewidth lasers in the visible and UV spectral regions.