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Authors: D. Vermeulen, Y. De Koninck, Y. Li, W. Bogaerts, R. Baets, G. Roelkens
Title: Reflectionless grating couplers for SOI photonic integrated circuits
Format: International Journal
Publication date: 9/2012
Journal/Conference/Book: Optics Express
Volume(Issue): p.22278-22283
Internal Reference: [N-1348]
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Abstract

We propose a novel grating coupler design which is inherently reflectionless by focusing the reflected light away from the entrance waveguide. The design rules for this reflectionless grating coupler
are explained and the grating coupler design is investigated by means of 3D FDTD simulations for the case of a Silicon-on-Insulator based platform.

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