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Authors: F. Van Laere, G. Roelkens, J. Schrauwen, D. Taillaert, P. Dumon, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets
Title: Compact grating couplers between optical fibers and Silicon-on-Insulator photonic wire waveguides with 69% coupling efficiency
Format: International Conference Proceedings
Publication date: 3/2006
Journal/Conference/Book: OFC 2006
Volume(Issue): p.PDP15
Location: Anaheim, United States
DOI: 10.1109/ofc.2006.216051
Citations: 17 ( - last update: 7/7/2024)
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We present efficient, compact and broadband grating couplers in Silicon-on-Insulator, for coupling between single mode fiber and nanophotonic waveguides. By adding a gold bottom mirror, the coupling efficiency is increased to 69%.

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