Device design of silicon 2×2 mach-zehnder-type optical switch for polarization-independent operation

K. Shimizu, S. Asakawa, D. Suehiro, Yuichi Matsushima, Hiroshi Ishikawa, Katsuyuki Utaka

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    Abstract

    We proposed a silicon 2x2 polarizationindependent Mach-Zender-type optical switch. The device structures were designed, and fundamental experiments showed their polarization-independent effects for an MMI (multi-mode interference) 3dB coupler and a phase shift waveguide.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationAdvanced Photonics, PS 2017
    PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
    VolumePart F57-PS 2017
    ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1
    EventAdvanced Photonics, PS 2017 - New Orleans, United States
    Duration: 2017 Jul 242017 Jul 27

    Other

    OtherAdvanced Photonics, PS 2017
    CountryUnited States
    CityNew Orleans
    Period17/7/2417/7/27

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    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Mechanics of Materials

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    Shimizu, K., Asakawa, S., Suehiro, D., Matsushima, Y., Ishikawa, H., & Utaka, K. (2017). Device design of silicon 2×2 mach-zehnder-type optical switch for polarization-independent operation. In Advanced Photonics, PS 2017 (Vol. Part F57-PS 2017). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/PS.2017.PTh1D.5