We demonstrate a topology-optimized coupler for a ring-shaped photonic crystal waveguide to improve the coupling of light located in the slow-light regime. An enhancement of the coupling efficiency of up to 2.5 dB is experimentally demonstrated.
|Title of host publication||2010 Conference on (OFC/NFOEC) Optical Fiber Communication (OFC), collocated National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
|Event||2010 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - San Diego, CA, United States|
Duration: 21 Mar 2010 → 25 Mar 2010
|Conference||2010 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference|
|City||San Diego, CA|
|Period||21/03/2010 → 25/03/2010|