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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 2008
  • pp: 1939–1941

Demonstration of defect modes in coupled microresonator arrays fabricated in silicon-on-insulator technology

Landobasa Y.M. Tobing, Pieter Dumon, Roel Baets, and Mee-Koy Chin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 17, pp. 1939-1941 (2008)

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We show experimentally the existence of defect modes in mutually coupled microring resonator arrays fabricated in silicon-on-insulator technology. The movements of donor-like and acceptor-like modes are demonstrated for various defect lengths, in good agreement with earlier theoretical prediction.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(230.4555) Optical devices : Coupled resonators

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

Original Manuscript: June 12, 2008
Revised Manuscript: July 15, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 21, 2008
Published: August 19, 2008

Landobasa Y. M. Tobing, Pieter Dumon, Roel Baets, and Mee-Koy Chin, "Demonstration of defect modes in coupled microresonator arrays fabricated in silicon-on-insulator technology," Opt. Lett. 33, 1939-1941 (2008)

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