We present the design and fabrication of a SOI ultra-compact wavelength-demultiplexer based on arrayed-waveguide-gratings. The size of device is <0.1mm<sup>2</sup>and the simulation shows that crosstalk is >30dB between channels and insertion loss is ~1dB.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4230) Fiber optics and optical communications : Multiplexing
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
X. Liu, I. Hsieh, X. Chen, M. Takekoshi, J. I. Dadap, N. C. Panoiu, R. M. Osgood Jr., W. M. Green, F. Xia, and Y. A. Vlasov, "Design and Fabrication of an Ultra-Compact Silicon on Insulator Demultiplexer Based on Arrayed Waveguide Gratings," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper CTuNN1.
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