"Low Strain Silicon-Vacancy Color Centers in Diamond Nanopillar Arrays"

Jingyuan Linda Zhang: Hitoshi Ishiwata, Thomas Babinec, Marina Radulaski, Kai Mueller, Konstantinos Lagoudakis, Constantin Dory, Zhi-Xun Shen, Nicholas Melosh, and Jelena Vuckovic; OSA Publishing, 06/05/16.

Additional Authors: Hitoshi Ishiwata, Thomas Babinec, Marina Radulaski, Kai Mueller, Konstantinos Lagoudakis, Constantin Dory, Zhi-Xun Shen, Nicholas Melosh, and Jelena Vuckovic

Abstract:

We demonstrate the fabrication and optical characterization of diamond nanopillar arrays containing silicon-vacancy (SiV) color centers. Micro-photoluminescence reveals narrow linewidths and small inhomogeneous broadening of SiV emission from the nanopillars. OCIS codes: (160.2220) Defect-center materials; (350.4238) Nanophotonics and photonic crystals