OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 19, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 1980
  • pp: 591–597

Optical properties of titanium-diffused LiNbO3 strip waveguides and their coupling-to-a-fiber characteristics

Masaharu Fukuma and Juichi Noda  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 591-597 (1980)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.19.000591


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (758 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Optical propagation losses and coupling losses in Ti-diffused strip waveguides, fabricated in y-plate and z-plate LiNbO3, have been examined at 1.15-μm wavelength. Propagation losses for y-plate and z-plate waveguides are ~0.5 dB/cm. Coupling losses in the y-plate and z-plate waveguides for a single-mode fiber are 2.5 and 1 dB, respectively. This difference is due to the large surface diffusion anisotropy; it is expressed by near-field pattern overlap calculations.

© 1980 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: May 30, 1979
Published: February 15, 1980

Citation
Masaharu Fukuma and Juichi Noda, "Optical properties of titanium-diffused LiNbO3 strip waveguides and their coupling-to-a-fiber characteristics," Appl. Opt. 19, 591-597 (1980)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-19-4-591

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited