An ultra-compact waveguide polarizer based on "anti-magic widths"

Ravi S. Tummidi, Thach G. Nguyen, Arnan Mitchell, Thomas L. Koch

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Abstract

We illustrate that SOI ridge waveguide width control can modulate TM mode losses from below 1dB/cm to as high as 34,000 dB/cm, allowing for ultra-high-performance TE polarizers that are easily engineered using standard fabrication processes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication8th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics, GFP 2011
Pages104-106
Number of pages3
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 22 2011
Externally publishedYes
Event8th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics, GFP 2011 - London, United Kingdom
Duration: Sep 14 2011Sep 16 2011

Publication series

NameIEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics GFP
ISSN (Print)1949-2081

Other

Other8th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics, GFP 2011
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityLondon
Period9/14/119/16/11

Keywords

  • Dielectric Waveguides
  • Integrated Optoelectronics
  • Polarizer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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