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Highly efficient optical coupler using hybrid photonic crystal structures
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We report a 94% coupling efficiency between silica waveguide (SWG) and planar photonic crystal (PPC). This is achieved using a tapered PPC with a hybrid photonic crystal structure. The hybrid structure combines triangular and rectangular crystals.

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Date Published: 14 October 2004
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 5510, Nanophotonic Materials, (14 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.563643
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Mustafa A. G. Abushagur, Rochester Institute of Technology (United States)
Rami A. Wahsheh, Rochester Institute of Technology (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5510:
Nanophotonic Materials
David L. Andrews; Guozhong Z. Cao; Zeno Gaburro, Editor(s)

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