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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 16 — Aug. 6, 2007
  • pp: 10346–10355

Densely integrated microring resonator based photonic devices for use in access networks

Edwin J. Klein, Patryk Urban, Gabriel Sengo, Lucy T. H. Hilderink, Marcel Hoekman, Rudy Pellens, Paul van Dijk, and Alfred Driessen  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 16, pp. 10346-10355 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.010346


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Abstract

Two reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexers, operating in the second or third telecom window, as well as a 1×4×4 reconfigurable λ-router operating in the second telecom window, are demonstrated. The devices have a footprint less than 2 mm2 and are based on thermally tunable vertically coupled microring resonators fabricated in Si3N4/SiO2.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.1810) Fiber optics and optical communications : Buffers, couplers, routers, switches, and multiplexers
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: June 19, 2007
Revised Manuscript: July 26, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: July 27, 2007
Published: August 1, 2007

Citation
Edwin J. Klein, Patryk Urban, Gabriel Sengo, Lucy T. Hilderink, Marcel Hoekman, Rudy Pellens, Paul van Dijk, and Alfred Driessen, "Densely integrated microring resonator based photonic devices for use in access networks," Opt. Express 15, 10346-10355 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-16-10346


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