Large-core, horizontally tapered Al2O3:Nd3+ channel-waveguide amplifiers are combined with polymer waveguides for compensating signal losses at 880 nm in optical backplanes. 0.21-dB net gain is demonstrated when coupling an Al2O3:Nd3+ waveguide between two polymer waveguides.
|Name||Annual Meeting of the IEEE Photonics Society|
|Publisher||IEEE Photonics Society|
|Conference||IEEE Photonics Society Annual Meeting|
|Period||7/11/10 → 11/11/10|
|Other||7-11 Nov 2010|
- IOMS-APD: Active Photonic Devices