IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - High-Performance Silicon MMI Switch Based on Thermo-Optic Control of Interference Modes

Author(s): Seong-Hwan Kim ; Jong-Bum You ; Hyun-Woo Rhee ; Dong Eun Yoo ; Dong-Wook Lee ; Kyougsik Yu ; Hyo-Hoon Park
Sponsor(s): IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 15 August 2018
Volume: 30
Page(s): 1,427 - 1,430
ISSN (Electronic): 1941-0174
ISSN (Paper): 1041-1135
DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2018.2850907
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We demonstrate a compact and high-performance $1\times 2$ silicon MMI switch by thermo-optic control of symmetric interference modes using local and direct heating of the mode-peak regions. The... View More

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