Thermo-optic switchable mode multiplexer based on cascaded vertical waveguide directional couplers

Quandong Huang, Kin Seng Chiang, Wei Jin

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Abstract

We design and fabricate a thermo-optic switchable three-mode (de)multiplexer with two cascaded vertical polymer-waveguide directional couplers. At 1550 nm, the switching power required is ∼20 mW and the response time is ∼3 ms.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2017 and Photonics Global Conference, PGC 2017
PublisherIEEE
Pages1-2
Number of pages2
Volume2017-November
ISBN (Electronic)9781509062935
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 17 Nov 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2017 and Photonics Global Conference, PGC 2017 - Singapore, Singapore
Duration: 31 Jul 20174 Aug 2017

Conference

Conference2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2017 and Photonics Global Conference, PGC 2017
CountrySingapore
CitySingapore
Period31/07/174/08/17

Keywords

  • Mode multiplexer
  • optical switch
  • polymer waveguide
  • thermo-optic effect

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Networks and Communications

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