Small-sized Mach-Zehnder interferometer optical switch using thin film Ge2Sb2Te5 phase-change material

Takumi Moriyama, Hitoshi Kawashima, Masashi Kuwahara, Xiaomin Wang, Hideaki Asakura, Hiroyuki Tsuda

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Abstract

Small-sized Mach-Zehnder Interferometer optical switch using Ge 2Sb2Te5 thin films was fabricated. Two thin films of 1-μm-square were sufficient for switching. The switching operation was successfully demonstrated by pulsed laser irradiation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2014 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2014
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781557529930
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jan 1
Event2014 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2014 - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: 2014 Mar 92014 Mar 13

Publication series

NameConference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series

Other

Other2014 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco, CA
Period14/3/914/3/13

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Moriyama, T., Kawashima, H., Kuwahara, M., Wang, X., Asakura, H., & Tsuda, H. (2014). Small-sized Mach-Zehnder interferometer optical switch using thin film Ge2Sb2Te5 phase-change material. In 2014 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2014 [6886949] (Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/OFC.2014.6886949