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Nonlinear Polymer Waveguides
Author(s): M J Goodwin; R Cush; C Trundle
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Paper Abstract

Polymeric waveguides doped with nonlinear organic materials have been fabricated by pre- and post-doping techniques. High quality, low-loss planar waveguides have been produced with doping concentrations in excess of 30% by weight. Selective doping has been used to define simple monomode channel waveguide structures. Fast acting nonlinear behaviour has been observed using doped-polymeric waveguides, including nonlinear distributed waveguide coupling with surface relief gratings and intensity-dependent waveguide birefringence.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 June 1988
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0864, Advanced Optoelectronic Technology, (2 June 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.943510
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M J Goodwin, Plessey Research & Technology (England)
R Cush, Plessey Research & Technology (England)
C Trundle, Plessey Research & Technology (England)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0864:
Advanced Optoelectronic Technology
Daniel B. Ostrowsky; Claude P. Puech, Editor(s)

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