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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 12 — Jun. 12, 2006
  • pp: 5723–5732

Photonic crystal-based bending waveguides for optical interconnections

Yao Zhang and Baojun Li  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 12, pp. 5723-5732 (2006)

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Various bending waveguides with different bending angles in photonic crystal are proposed and studied. Analyses show that the bending waveguides can provide a high transmission for the whole frequencies within the photonic band gap. Numerical simulations confirm that high transmissions over 98.5% can be achieved for the proposed waveguides.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.2790) Integrated optics : Guided waves
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices

ToC Category:
Photonic Crystals

Original Manuscript: April 28, 2006
Revised Manuscript: May 31, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: June 4, 2006
Published: June 12, 2006

Yao Zhang and Baojun Li, "Photonic crystal-based bending waveguides for optical interconnections," Opt. Express 14, 5723-5732 (2006)

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