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Polarization-independent vertical coupler for photonics integration.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19471517     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We present the first systematic design approach for compact polarization-independent mode-size transformers based on tapered resonant vertical couplers with transfer efficiencies greater than 90%. Resonant coupling occurs at a critical taper width having equal TE and TM effective index. Being polarization-independent broadens the usefulness of vertical coupler as a building block for minimizing insertion loss in photonic integrated circuits.
Mee-Koy Chin; Chee-Wei Lee; Jinyuan Shen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Optics express     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1094-4087     ISO Abbreviation:  Opt Express     Publication Date:  2004 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-05-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101137103     Medline TA:  Opt Express     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  117-23     Citation Subset:  -    
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