Proton implanted sapphire planar and channel waveguides

L. Laversenne, A. Crunteanu, P. Hoffmann, Markus Pollnau, P. Moretti, J. Mugnier

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    We report low-order transverse-mode planar waveguides in sapphire fabricated for the first time by proton implantation. The waveguides show good guiding properties without post-implantation annealing. Channel waveguiding was achieved by polyimide strip-loading.
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    Number of pages1
    Publication statusPublished - Jun 2003
    EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe 2003 - Munich, Germany
    Duration: 23 Jun 200327 Jun 2003


    ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe 2003
    Other23-27 June 2003


    • IR-70513
    • EWI-17683
    • IOMS-APD: Active Photonic Devices

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