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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 1978
  • pp: 890–891

Single-mode GaAs-Al x Ga1− x As rib waveguide switches

J. C. Shelton, F. R. Reinhart, and R. A. Logan  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 17, Issue 6, pp. 890-891 (1978)

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Metal-oxide-semiconductor rib waveguides are low loss for any polarization and are efficiently electrooptically modulated. We show COBRA switching of 90% with 15 V and a 2 × 4 switch matrix. These suggest versatile applications in integrated optical circuits.

© 1978 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 10, 1977
Published: March 15, 1978

J. C. Shelton, F. R. Reinhart, and R. A. Logan, "Single-mode GaAs-AlxGa1−xAs rib waveguide switches," Appl. Opt. 17, 890-891 (1978)

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