High-performance monomode planar couplers using a short multi-mode interference section

L.B. Soldano, F.B. Veerman, M.K. Smit, B.H. Verbeek, A.H. Dubost, E.C.M. Pennings

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A new type of integrated optical coupler, based on multi-mode interference (MMI) is analysed theoretically and experimentally at 1.52 mu m. Results show high performance: low loss (typically less than 0.5 dB), low polarisation dependence, high reproducibility and small device dimensions
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIOOC-ECOC '91. 17th European Conference on Optical Communication ECOC '91, 8th International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fibre Communication IOOC '91
Place of PublicationParis
PublisherSociete des Electriciens et des Electroniciens (SEE)
Publication statusPublished - 1991


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