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Optical Materials Express

  • Editor: David J. Hagan
  • Vol. 3, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2013
  • pp: 1205–1214

Silicon photonic devices and platforms for the mid-infrared

M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, Y. Hu, X. Chen, J. Soler Penades, S. Stankovic, H. M. H. Chong, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, G. T. Reed, and G. Z. Mashanovich  »View Author Affiliations


Optical Materials Express, Vol. 3, Issue 9, pp. 1205-1214 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OME.3.001205


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Abstract

Due to its excellent electronic and photonic properties, silicon is a good candidate for mid-infrared optoelectronic devices and systems that can be used in a host of applications. In this paper we review some of the results reported recently, and we also present several new results on mid-infrared photonic devices including Mach-Zehnder interferometers, multimode interference splitters and multiplexers based on silicon-on-insulator, polysilicon, suspended silicon, and slot waveguide platforms.

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OCIS Codes
(160.3130) Materials : Integrated optics materials
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(250.5300) Optoelectronics : Photonic integrated circuits

ToC Category:
Semiconductors

History
Original Manuscript: June 17, 2013
Revised Manuscript: July 18, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: July 18, 2013
Published: August 2, 2013

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Mid-IR Photonic Materials (2013) Optical Materials Express

Citation
M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, Y. Hu, X. Chen, J. Soler Penades, S. Stankovic, H. M. H. Chong, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, G. T. Reed, and G. Z. Mashanovich, "Silicon photonic devices and platforms for the mid-infrared," Opt. Mater. Express 3, 1205-1214 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ome/abstract.cfm?URI=ome-3-9-1205


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