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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 38, Iss. 2 — Jan. 10, 1999
  • pp: 325–332

Polymer fiber-image-guide-based embedded optical circuit board

Jun Ai and Yao Li  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 38, Issue 2, pp. 325-332 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.38.000325


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Abstract

We propose a poly(methyl methacrylate) fiber-image-guide-based embedded optical circuit board for future optoelectronic array-interconnection applications. An experimental prototypical board that embeds perfect-shuffle and banyan interconnect patterns of 16 × 16 parallel links, each of which offers a fiber pixel density of >1000 pixels/mm2, are demonstrated experimentally.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(200.4650) Optics in computing : Optical interconnects

History
Original Manuscript: May 8, 1998
Revised Manuscript: August 21, 1998
Published: January 10, 1999

Citation
Jun Ai and Yao Li, "Polymer fiber-image-guide-based embedded optical circuit board," Appl. Opt. 38, 325-332 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-38-2-325


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