Polymer waveguide based spot-size converter for low-loss coupling between Si photonics chips and single-mode fibers

Kazuki Yasuhara, Feng Yu, Takaaki Ishigure

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Abstract

By applying the Mosquito method, we fabricate tapered polymer waveguides for spot size converters (SSCs) enabling low-loss coupling between Si waveguides and standard single mode fibers. The fabricated SSC exhibits remarkably low insertion loss as 2.77 dB.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F40-OFC 2017
ISBN (Print)9781943580231
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jul 21
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017 - Los Angeles, United States
Duration: 2017 Mar 192017 Mar 23

Other

OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017
CountryUnited States
CityLos Angeles
Period17/3/1917/3/23

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Yasuhara, K., Yu, F., & Ishigure, T. (2014). Polymer waveguide based spot-size converter for low-loss coupling between Si photonics chips and single-mode fibers. In Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017 (Vol. Part F40-OFC 2017). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/OFC.2017.Th2A.2