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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 1989
  • pp: 2039–2042

Leaky wave analysis of an optical grating coupler with a large grating period

Masayuki Matsumoto, Manabu Ohtsuka, and Masanori Matsuhara  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 11, pp. 2039-2042 (1989)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.28.002039


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Abstract

Results of a rigorous leaky wave analysis of an optical grating coupler having a large grating period are presented. The coupler is designed so that most of the guided-wave power is transferred to a substrate beam progressing in the forward direction with the first-order air beam made evanescent. It is found that a large power partition into the substrate beam can readily be obtained in spite of the presence of a number of higher-order propagating space harmonics. Validity of the approximate perturbation method for the case of the long grating period is also examined.

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History
Original Manuscript: April 21, 1988
Published: June 1, 1989

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Masayuki Matsumoto, Manabu Ohtsuka, and Masanori Matsuhara, "Leaky wave analysis of an optical grating coupler with a large grating period," Appl. Opt. 28, 2039-2042 (1989)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-28-11-2039


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