Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides

Lantian Chang, N. Ismail, R.M. de Ridder, Markus Pollnau, Kerstin Worhoff

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

Abstract

We demonstrate direct on-chip integration of reflowed polymer microlenses, which enables light collimation from planar channel waveguides in both lateral and vertical directions. A divergence angle reduced by a factor of 25 is demonstrated experimentally.
Original languageUndefined
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013
Place of PublicationMulhouse
PublisherEuropean Physical Society (EPS)
PagesPaper CK-10.6
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)978-1-4799-0594-2
Publication statusPublished - May 2013
Event2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2013 - Munich, Germany
Duration: 12 May 201316 May 2013

Publication series

NameOnline Conference Digest
PublisherEuropean Physical Society

Conference

Conference2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2013
Abbreviated titleCLEO/Europe-IQEC 2013
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period12/05/1316/05/13

Keywords

  • IOMS-PIT: PHOTONICS INTEGRATION TECHNOLOGY
  • IR-86211
  • METIS-297642
  • EWI-23352

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Chang, L., Ismail, N., de Ridder, R. M., Pollnau, M., & Worhoff, K. (2013). Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013 (pp. Paper CK-10.6). (Online Conference Digest). Mulhouse: European Physical Society (EPS).
Chang, Lantian ; Ismail, N. ; de Ridder, R.M. ; Pollnau, Markus ; Worhoff, Kerstin. / Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013. Mulhouse : European Physical Society (EPS), 2013. pp. Paper CK-10.6 (Online Conference Digest).
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Chang, L, Ismail, N, de Ridder, RM, Pollnau, M & Worhoff, K 2013, Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides. in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013. Online Conference Digest, European Physical Society (EPS), Mulhouse, pp. Paper CK-10.6, 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2013, Munich, Germany, 12/05/13.

Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides. / Chang, Lantian; Ismail, N.; de Ridder, R.M.; Pollnau, Markus; Worhoff, Kerstin.

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013. Mulhouse : European Physical Society (EPS), 2013. p. Paper CK-10.6 (Online Conference Digest).

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

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Chang L, Ismail N, de Ridder RM, Pollnau M, Worhoff K. Integrated polymer microlenses for two-dimensional collimation of light from single-mode optical waveguides. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe 2013. Mulhouse: European Physical Society (EPS). 2013. p. Paper CK-10.6. (Online Conference Digest).