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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2001
  • pp: 861–

Tapered Couplers for Efficient Interfacing Between Dielectric and Photonic Crystal Waveguides

Attila Mekis and J. D. Joannopoulos

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 19, Issue 6, pp. 861- (2001)


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Abstract

We design tapered waveguide junctions for coupling between photonic crystal and traditional dielectric waveguides and evaluate their transmission efficiency. While the transmission efficiency is less than 60% using no taper,the tapered couplers have over 90% power transmission. We show that different types of couplers are needed for efficient coupling into and out of photonic crystal waveguides.

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Attila Mekis and J. D. Joannopoulos, "Tapered Couplers for Efficient Interfacing Between Dielectric and Photonic Crystal Waveguides," J. Lightwave Technol. 19, 861- (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-19-6-861


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