A short overview of integrated waveguide demultiplexers for different applications in future highly integrated optical communication systems is presented. Some fabricated devices based on amorphous silicon nanowire technology are described.
© 2009 Chinese Optics Letters
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(220.0220) Optical design and fabrication : Optical design and fabrication
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
Lech Wosinski, Liu Liu, Ning Zhu, and Lars Thylen, "Technology challenges for monolithically integrated waveguide demultiplexers," Chin. Opt. Lett. 7, 315-318 (2009)