We experimentally investigate the optical properties of a slow-light waveguide realized on a silicon chip. We measure the group index, bandwidth and propagation loss.
© 2010 The Optical Society
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(050.2230) Diffraction and gratings : Fabry-Perot
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.5296) Integrated optics : Photonic crystal waveguides
J. J. Goeckeritz and S. Blair, "Slow Light in Coupled Resonator Large Cross-Section Rib Waveguides," in Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics and Photonics in Switching, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper IWC4.