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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 2003
  • pp: 3125–

Microwave V-I Transmission Matrix Formalism for the Analysis of Photonic Circuits: Application to Fiber Bragg Gratings

José Capmany, Miguel A. Muriel, Salvador Sales, Juan José Rubio, and Daniel Pastor

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 21, Issue 12, pp. 3125- (2003)

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We propose the use of V-I matrices well known in microwave engineering to the analysis of photonic devices, especially those based on multilayer dielectrics. As an application we present a novel fast effective index method for the analysis of fiber Bragg gratings based on the use of V-I transmission matrices. It combines the exactitude of traditional effective index methods and the speed of coupled-mode methods.

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José Capmany, Miguel A. Muriel, Salvador Sales, Juan José Rubio, and Daniel Pastor, "Microwave V-I Transmission Matrix Formalism for the Analysis of Photonic Circuits: Application to Fiber Bragg Gratings," J. Lightwave Technol. 21, 3125- (2003)

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