An inverse scattering method is used to design single-mode planar optical waveguides. Waveguides with wider cores compared with those designed by direct scattering methods are obtained, and a numerical example is given.
© 1989 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 15, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: January 27, 1989
Published: April 15, 1989
S. Lakshmanasamy and A. K. Jordan, "Design of wide-core planar waveguides by an inverse scattering method," Opt. Lett. 14, 411-413 (1989)