Passive and active silicon nanophotonic circuits

Y. A. Vlasov, E. Dulkeith, F. Xia, L. Sekaric, S. Assefa, M. O'Boyle, S. J. McNab

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


We will review results on nanophotonic circuits based on photonic crystals and photonic wires. Strong light confinement permits dramatic scaling of the active device area below 100??m2 with reduced operation power and increased efficiency.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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