Monolithically integrated photonic switches driven by digital CMOS

Benjamin G. Lee, William M.J. Green, Alexander V. Rylyakov, Solomon Assefa, Marwan H. Khater, Tymon Barwicz, Carol Reinholm, Edward Kiewra, Steven M. Shank, Clint L. Schow, Yurii A. Vlasov

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We demonstrate a 1×2 ring resonator switch and a 2×2 Mach Zehnder switch, monolithically integrated with digital CMOS drivers in IBM's proprietary 90-nm photonicsenabled CMOS process. Static and dynamic performance metrics are characterized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
StatePublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 9 2013Jun 14 2013

Publication series

NameCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013


OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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