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  • Vol. 26, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 2001
  • pp: 1329–1331

Optimized grating-frustrated coupler

Ararat Yesayan and Réal Vallée  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 26, Issue 17, pp. 1329-1331 (2001)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.26.001329


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Abstract

A complete theoretical analysis of a modified grating-frustrated coupler with a second grating in the input channel is presented. We show that this second grating allows for a reduction to zero of backreflected light and transmits all the radiation near the Bragg wavelength to a drop port.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.1810) Fiber optics and optical communications : Buffers, couplers, routers, switches, and multiplexers
(230.1150) Optical devices : All-optical devices

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Ararat Yesayan and Réal Vallée, "Optimized grating-frustrated coupler," Opt. Lett. 26, 1329-1331 (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-26-17-1329


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