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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1737–1745

Analyzing multilayer optical waveguides with nonlinear cladding and substrates

Yaw-Dong Wu, Mao-Hsiung Chen, and Huey-Jiuan Tasi  »View Author Affiliations

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

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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

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)

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