We propose a novel mode converter designed with the wavefront matching method for suppressing the mode transition loss in an arrayed waveguide grating multiplexer. We fabricated and examined the multiplexer, and confirmed the loss reduction principle.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Need-oriented Waveguide Design Based on Wavefront Matching Method

H. Takahashi, T. Saida, Y. Sakamaki, and T. Hashimoto
OWO5 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2006

Optical Waveguide Lens with Modulated Width Designed by Wavefront Matching Method

T. Saida, Y. Sakamaki, T. Hashimoto, T. Shibata, H. Takahashi, and S. Suzuki
CWF1 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 2005

First Experimental Demonstration of Wavefront-Matching-Method-Designed Silicon Mode Converters

Yusuke Sawada, Takeshi Fujisawa, Takanori Sato, and Kunimasa Saitoh
W3B.4 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access Optica Member Subscription