Ultra-broadband, low-power, 2x2 electro-optic switch using sub-micron silicon waveguides

Joris Van Campenhout, William M.J. Green, Solomon Assefa, Yurii A. Vlasov

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Abstract

We present a broadband Mach-Zehnder electro-optic switch capable of simultaneously routing multiple channels within 110-nm optical bandwidth with only 3.1-mW power consumption and a 4-ns switching time. Switching bandwidth is maintained over 30°C temperature variation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2010
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2010 - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: Mar 21 2010Mar 25 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2010
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period3/21/103/25/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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