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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 2001
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Multimode Interference Couplers with Tunable Power Splitting Ratios

Juerg Leuthold and Charles H. Joyner

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 19, Issue 5, pp. 700- (2001)


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Abstract

New, compact multimode interference couplers with tunable power splitting ratios have been realized. Experiments show large tuning ranges. Such couplers are needed to optimize ON-OFF ratios in interferometric devices and may find applications as extremely compact switches.

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Juerg Leuthold and Charles H. Joyner, "Multimode Interference Couplers with Tunable Power Splitting Ratios," J. Lightwave Technol. 19, 700- (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-19-5-700


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