Silicon nanophotonic mid-IR optical modulator

M. A. Van Camp, S. Assefa, D. M. Gill, T. Barwicz, S. M. Shank, Yurii A Vlasov, W. M.J. Green

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


We demonstrate the first mid-IR silicon nanophotonic modulator, with a bitrate of 3Gbps. Our results show that similar design methodologies can be applied to silicon mid-IR active devices as for telecom devices.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 6 2012May 11 2012

Publication series

NameCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012


OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials


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