Ultra-low loss nano-taper coupler for Silicon-on-Insulator ridge waveguide

Minhao Pu, Liu Liu, Haiyan Ou, Kresten Yvind, Jørn Märcher Hvam

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    Abstract

    A nano-taper coupler is optimized specially for the transverse-magnetic mode for interfacing light between a silicon-on-insulator ridge waveguide and a single-mode fiber. An ultra-low coupling loss of ~0.36dB is achieved for the nano-taper coupler.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationEuropean Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC
    Volume1-2
    PublisherIEEE
    Publication date2010
    PagesTu.5.C.6
    ISBN (Print)9781424485352
    Publication statusPublished - 2010
    Event36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication - Torino, Italy
    Duration: 19 Sep 201023 Sep 2010
    Conference number: 36
    http://www.ecoc2010.org/

    Conference

    Conference36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication
    Number36
    Country/TerritoryItaly
    CityTorino
    Period19/09/201023/09/2010
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