Polarization-independent and low-current operation of InAlGaAs/InAlAs mach-zehnder interferometer-type photonic switch with hybrid-waveguide structure for optical packet switching

Yuta Ueda, Shinya Nakamura, Shinji Fujimoto, Hiroto Yamada, Katsuyuki Utaka, Takashi Shiota, Takeshi Kitatani

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Abstract

We demonstrated a polarization-independent Mach-Zehnder interferometer-type photonic switch with very-low-current of about 5mA. Furthermore, a few nano-second switching response time was also confirmed which suits for application to optical packet switching.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication35th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2009 - Proceedings
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 18
Event35th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2009 - Vienna, Austria
Duration: 2009 Sep 202009 Sep 24

Publication series

NameEuropean Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC

Other

Other35th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2009
CountryAustria
CityVienna
Period09/9/2009/9/24

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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    Ueda, Y., Nakamura, S., Fujimoto, S., Yamada, H., Utaka, K., Shiota, T., & Kitatani, T. (2009). Polarization-independent and low-current operation of InAlGaAs/InAlAs mach-zehnder interferometer-type photonic switch with hybrid-waveguide structure for optical packet switching. In 35th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2009 - Proceedings [5287091] (European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC).