## Analyzing multilayer optical waveguides with nonlinear cladding and substrates

JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 8, pp. 1737-1745 (2002)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.19.001737

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### Abstract

A general method for analyzing a multilayer optical waveguide with nonlinear cladding and a nonlinear substrate is presented. This method can also be used to analyze a waveguide with a multiple-quantum-well structure and a multibranch waveguide with nonlinear cladding and a nonlinear substrate. Numerical simulation results show that the analysis is correct.

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**OCIS Codes**

(040.4200) Detectors : Multiple quantum well

(130.4310) Integrated optics : Nonlinear

(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers

(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar

**Citation**

Yaw-Dong Wu, Mao-Hsiung Chen, and Huey-Jiuan Tasi, "Analyzing multilayer optical waveguides with nonlinear cladding and substrates," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B **19**, 1737-1745 (2002)

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-19-8-1737

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