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Effects of metal-cladding on the cutoff condition of optical waveguides
Author(s): Xiaoqing Jiang; Weiqin Zhou; Minghua Wang
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Paper Abstract

The effects of metal-cladding on the cutoff condition of step and graded index optical waveguides are analyzed by the perturbation method in this paper. The cutoff thickness of metal-cladding waveguide is thicker than the waveguide with the dielectric (air) cladding. For step index profiles optical waveguides, the cutoff thickness of TE0 mode is more 7% than the case with air cladding, and TM0 mode is 26%.

Paper Details

Date Published: 30 September 1996
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 2891, Integrated Optoelectronics, (30 September 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.253192
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Xiaoqing Jiang, Zhejiang University (China)
Weiqin Zhou, Zhejiang University (China)
Minghua Wang, Zhejiang University (China)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2891:
Integrated Optoelectronics
Ray T. Chen; Won-Tien Tsang; BingKun Zhou, Editor(s)

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