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Experimental demonstration of a silicon-on-insulator high-performance double microring filter using MZI-based coupling

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Optics Letters, Volume 40, Issue 2 (2015)

URL:

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?uri=ol-40-2-276

Abstract:

We have experimentally demonstrated, in silicon, a double microring resonator with Mach–Zehnder interferometer- based coupling that meets many commercial specifications. Our device has a ripple of 0.5 dB, an adjacent channel isolation of at least 41.0 dB, a nonadjacent channel isolation of at least 38.6 dB, an interstitial peak suppression of at least 37.5 dB, an express channel isolation of 10.0 dB, and a free spectral range greater than the span of the C-band of 37.23 nm.

Notes:

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Full Text:

http://www.mina.ubc.ca/files/2015_OL_DoubleRing.pdf

Faculty Member(s): 
Lukas.Chrostowski
Faculty Member(s): 
Nicolas.Jaeger
Research Area(s): 
Photonics and Optics