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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 8 — Apr. 18, 2005
  • pp: 3037–3048

Directional channel-drop filter based on a slow Bloch mode photonic crystal waveguide section

Emmanuel Drouard, Haroldo T. Hattori, Christian Grillet, Andrzej Kazmierczak, Xavier Letartre, Pedro Rojo-Romeo, and Pierre Viktorovitch  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 8, pp. 3037-3048 (2005)

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A two-dimensional photonic crystal channel-drop filter is proposed. This device has two high group velocity waveguides that are selectively coupled by a single, low group velocity intermediate waveguide section. It exhibits computed quality factors as high as 1300, and directional dropping efficiencies as high as 90%.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.1750) Integrated optics : Components
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: January 31, 2005
Revised Manuscript: April 4, 2005
Published: April 18, 2005

Emmanuel Drouard, Haroldo Hattori, Christian Grillet, Andrzej Kazmierczak, Xavier Letartre, Pedro Rojo-Romeo, and Pierre Viktorovitch, "Directional channel-drop filter based on a slow Bloch mode photonic crystal waveguide section," Opt. Express 13, 3037-3048 (2005)

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