Ultra-short high-efficiency power-function waveguide tapers for micro-photonic applications

Xi Chen, Yingyan Huang, Seng Tiong Ho

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

A series of power-function shaped tapers are analyzed. Optimized design can achieve 99% transmission for 4μm to 0.3μm mode conversion with 9.95 μm taper, which saves 85% of the length compared with conventional straight tapers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528612
DOIs
StatePublished - 2008
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 19 2008Oct 23 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
Period10/19/0810/23/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Chen, X., Huang, Y., & Ho, S. T. (2008). Ultra-short high-efficiency power-function waveguide tapers for micro-photonic applications. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2008 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/fio.2008.fths5