Abstract

A study of vertical coupling conditions between microdisk based resonators and waveguides is presented using an analytical model. The coupling efficiency optimization is investigated and compared to 3D FDTD computations. We also demonstrate that coupling losses can be exploited to favor high quality factor modes in circular resonators. In addition, we propose to modify the shape of the coupled waveguide to enhance mode selectivity and obtain a very compact structure with mode hoping capacities. Lower thresholds and modulation are also expected.

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2008 (2)

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

2007 (1)

2006 (2)

2005 (2)

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
[CrossRef]

I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, and N. Dagli, “High-Q silicon-on-insulator optical rib waveguide racetrack resonators,” Opt. Express 13, 1900–1905 (2005).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2004 (1)

M. Borselli, K. Srinivasan, P. Barclay, and O. Painter, “Rayleigh scattering, mode coupling, and optical loss in silicon microdisks,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3693 (2004).
[CrossRef]

2003 (1)

L. Zhang and E. Hu, “Lasing from InGaAs quantum dots in an injection microdisk,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 319 (2003).
[CrossRef]

2002 (1)

M. Fujita and T. Baba, “Microgear laser,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 2051 (2002).
[CrossRef]

1999 (2)

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

M. Fujita, A. Sakai, and T. Baba, “Ultrasmall and ultralow threshold GaInAsP-InP microdisk injectionlasers: design, fabrication, lasing characteristics, and spontaneous emission factor,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 673–681 (1999).
[CrossRef]

1996 (1)

K. Chiang, “Analysis of the effective-index method for the vector modes of rectangular-core dielectric waveguides,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 44, 692–700 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Aydinli, A.

Baba, T.

M. Fujita and T. Baba, “Microgear laser,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 2051 (2002).
[CrossRef]

M. Fujita, A. Sakai, and T. Baba, “Ultrasmall and ultralow threshold GaInAsP-InP microdisk injectionlasers: design, fabrication, lasing characteristics, and spontaneous emission factor,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 673–681 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Baets, R.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

Barclay, P.

M. Borselli, K. Srinivasan, P. Barclay, and O. Painter, “Rayleigh scattering, mode coupling, and optical loss in silicon microdisks,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3693 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Benyattou, T.

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

Binetti, P.

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Bogaerts, W.

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Borselli, M.

M. Borselli, K. Srinivasan, P. Barclay, and O. Painter, “Rayleigh scattering, mode coupling, and optical loss in silicon microdisks,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3693 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Cassan, E.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Chen, S.

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Chiang, K.

K. Chiang, “Analysis of the effective-index method for the vector modes of rectangular-core dielectric waveguides,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 44, 692–700 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Cioccio, L.

Coldren, L.

L. Coldren and S. Corzine, Diode lasers and photonic integrated circuits, 36 (1997).

Corzine, S.

L. Coldren and S. Corzine, Diode lasers and photonic integrated circuits, 36 (1997).

Crozat, P.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Dagli, N.

Damlencourt, J.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

de Vries, T.

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Di Cioccio, L.

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

DiCioccio, L.

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

Drouard, E.

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Fan, S.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Fedeli, J.

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

F. Mandorlo, J. Fedeli, and P. Rojo Romeo, “Microdisc system with gallery modes for electrically pumped optical sources,” European Patent Office (EPO) Patent EP2 101 380 (2009).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Fedeli, J.-M.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Fujita, M.

M. Fujita and T. Baba, “Microgear laser,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 2051 (2002).
[CrossRef]

M. Fujita, A. Sakai, and T. Baba, “Ultrasmall and ultralow threshold GaInAsP-InP microdisk injectionlasers: design, fabrication, lasing characteristics, and spontaneous emission factor,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 673–681 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Gaffiot, F.

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Giannone, D.

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Grosse, P.

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

Han, B.

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

Haus, H.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Hollinger, G.

Hu, E.

L. Zhang and E. Hu, “Lasing from InGaAs quantum dots in an injection microdisk,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 319 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Huy, K. P.

K. P. Huy, “Etude de micro structures utilisant le guidage réfractif à fort confinement de la lumière,” Ph.D. dissertation, Institut de Microélectronique, Electromagnétisme et Photonique (2005).

Jeannot, S.

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

Joannopoulos, J.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Kaz´mierczak, A.

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Kazmierczak, A.

Khan, M.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Kiyat, I.

Lagahe, C.

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Laval, S.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Lecunff, Y.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Leijtens, X.

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Letartre, X.

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, and P. Viktorovitch, “A simple perturbative analysis for fast design of an electrically pumped micro-disk laser,” Opt. Express 17, 70–79 (2009).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Li, Y.

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Liu, L.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

Mandorlo, F.

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, and P. Viktorovitch, “A simple perturbative analysis for fast design of an electrically pumped micro-disk laser,” Opt. Express 17, 70–79 (2009).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

F. Mandorlo, J. Fedeli, and P. Rojo Romeo, “Microdisc system with gallery modes for electrically pumped optical sources,” European Patent Office (EPO) Patent EP2 101 380 (2009).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Mangeney, J.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Manolatou, C.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Marris-Morini, D.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Mur, P.

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

Nikoufard, M.

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Oei, Y.

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Orobtchouk, R.

R. Orobtchouk, S. Jeannot, B. Han, T. Benyattou, J. Fedeli, and P. Mur, “Ultra compact optical link made in amorphous silicon waveguide,” Proc. SPIE 6183, (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Painter, O.

M. Borselli, K. Srinivasan, P. Barclay, and O. Painter, “Rayleigh scattering, mode coupling, and optical loss in silicon microdisks,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3693 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Regreny, P.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

Roelkens, G.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

Romeo, P. Rojo

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, and P. Viktorovitch, “A simple perturbative analysis for fast design of an electrically pumped micro-disk laser,” Opt. Express 17, 70–79 (2009).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

F. Mandorlo, J. Fedeli, and P. Rojo Romeo, “Microdisc system with gallery modes for electrically pumped optical sources,” European Patent Office (EPO) Patent EP2 101 380 (2009).

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

Sakai, A.

M. Fujita, A. Sakai, and T. Baba, “Ultrasmall and ultralow threshold GaInAsP-InP microdisk injectionlasers: design, fabrication, lasing characteristics, and spontaneous emission factor,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 673–681 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Seassal, C.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

Soref, R.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

Srinivasan, K.

M. Borselli, K. Srinivasan, P. Barclay, and O. Painter, “Rayleigh scattering, mode coupling, and optical loss in silicon microdisks,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3693 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Sun, F.

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Van Campenhout, J.

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

Van Thourhout, D.

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Van Thourhout, C. Seassal, P. Regreny, L. Cioccio, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Design and Optimization of Electrically Injected InP-Based Microdisk lasers Integrated on and Coupled to a SOI Waveguide Circuit,” J. Lightwave Technol. 26, 52–63 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Van Campenhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, D. Van Thourhout, S. Verstuyft, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Baets, “Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit,” Opt. Express 15, 6744–6749 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, P. Regreny, A. Kazmierczak, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, G. Hollinger, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, and J. Fedeli et al., “Heterogeneous integration of electrically driven microdisk based laser sources for optical interconnects and photonic ICs,” Opt. Express 14, 3864–3871 (2006).
[CrossRef]

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

P. Rojo Romeo, J. Van Campenhout, F. Mandorlo, C. Seassal, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, D. Van Thourhout, R. Baets, L. DiCioccio, and J. Fedeli, “Integration of an Electrically Driven InGaAsP Based Microdisk laser with a Silicon based Passive Photonic Circuit,” Optical Society of America-CLEO/QELS Conference (2007).

VanCampenhout, J.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

VanThourhout, D.

L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

Verstuyft, S.

Viktorovitch, P.

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, and P. Viktorovitch, “A simple perturbative analysis for fast design of an electrically pumped micro-disk laser,” Opt. Express 17, 70–79 (2009).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, P. Regreny, P. Viktorovitch, J. Fedeli, and P. Grosse, “Contacting InP based micro disk lasers on 200 mm Si wafers,” 20th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), 1–4 (2008).

Villeneuve, P.

C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
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Vivien, L.

L. Vivien, D. Marris-Morini, J. Mangeney, P. Crozat, E. Cassan, S. Laval, J.-M. Fedeli, J. Damlencourt, and Y. Lecunff, “42 GHz waveguide Germanium-on-silicon vertical PIN photodetector,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

Yang, D.

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Yu, J.

D. Yang, Y. Li, F. Sun, S. Chen, and J. Yu, “Fabrication of a 4×4 strictly nonblocking SOI switch matrix,” Opt. Commun. 250, 48–53 (2005).
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L. Zhang and E. Hu, “Lasing from InGaAs quantum dots in an injection microdisk,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 319 (2003).
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C. Manolatou, M. Khan, S. Fan, P. Villeneuve, H. Haus, and J. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 35, 1322–1331 (1999).
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M. Fujita, A. Sakai, and T. Baba, “Ultrasmall and ultralow threshold GaInAsP-InP microdisk injectionlasers: design, fabrication, lasing characteristics, and spontaneous emission factor,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 673–681 (1999).
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L. Liu, J. VanCampenhout, G. Roelkens, R. Soref, D. VanThourhout, P. Rojo Romeo, P. Regreny, C. Seassal, J. Fedeli, and R. Baets, “Compact optical modulator based on carrier induced gain of an InP-InGaAsP microdisk cavity integrated on SOI,” Proc. SPIE 7135, (2008).

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F. Mandorlo, P. Rojo Romeo, X. Letartre, J. Fedeli, and P. Viktorovitch, “Improving contact design for micro-disc based lasers in integrated circuits,” 5th IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics (2008).

F. Mandorlo, J. Fedeli, and P. Rojo Romeo, “Microdisc system with gallery modes for electrically pumped optical sources,” European Patent Office (EPO) Patent EP2 101 380 (2009).

A. Kaz´mierczak, W. Bogaerts, D. Van Thourhout, E. Drouard, P. Rojo Romeo, D. Giannone, and F. Gaffiot, “Analysis of silicon on insulator (SOI) optical microring add-drop filter based on waveguide intersections,” Proc. SPIE, 6996, 69960D (2008).
[CrossRef]

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P. Binetti, J. Van Campenhout, X. Leijtens, M. Nikoufard, T. de Vries, Y. Oei, L. Di Cioccio, J. Fedeli, C. Lagahe, and R. Orobtchouk et al., “An optical interconnect layer on silicon,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), 1–3 (2007).

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Figures (11)

Fig. 1.
Fig. 1.

Overview of an electrically driven microdisk coupled to a single waveguide (white arrows represent losses).

Fig. 2.
Fig. 2.

Spectral properties for TE modes between 1.35 and 1.8 µm for a R=2.5 µm radius microdisk of InP (550 nm thick) with l<3 and n<2. Curve fitting is done using m>13.

Fig. 3.
Fig. 3.

Description of the model to study the vertical coupling between a WGM (effective radius Reff ) and a waveguided mode (at position xg ).

Fig. 4.
Fig. 4.

Schematic representation (top view) of the additional diffraction losses at the edge of the resonator (in red) due to the presence of the waveguide.

Fig. 5.
Fig. 5.

Comparisons between 3D FDTD (red dots) and the model (blue line) for the TE(0,45,0) mode with H=0.55 µm, Hg =0.2 µm,Wg =0.3 µm and R=4 µm.

Fig. 6.
Fig. 6.

Evolution of total and coupling loss rates for the TE(0,26,0) mode (λr =1.51 µm) of a microdisk with a slab for the bottom contact [6].

Fig. 7.
Fig. 7.

Influence of the vertical confinement when coupling to a 200×500 nm straight waveguide with a separation distance from the microdisk (R=4 µm, 550 nm height) of 100 nm, a representative value used for vertical coupling [6, 10]. When xg > Reff , losses rates are balanced using the energy density.

Fig. 8.
Fig. 8.

Overview of a ring resonator vertically coupled to a silicon waveguide.

Fig. 9.
Fig. 9.

Comparison between 2D FTDT and our model based on the CMT for different sizes of the feedback loop, and optimization for the TE(0,26) mode using the model.

Fig. 10.
Fig. 10.

Wavelength selection using a feedback loop. For figures (a), (b), and (c), the blue comb corresponds to frequencies for which ΔϕAB ≡0 and black lines represent WGMs.

Fig. 11.
Fig. 11.

Description of the structure with a ring resonator (top view).

Tables (2)

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Table 1. Evolution of the effective coupling loss rate, frequency and global quality factor in the waveguide assuming Q −1 c ε·Q −1 c Q −1 0

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Table 2. Type of interferences in the Y coupler depending on the symmetry at the coupling areas and the azimuthal order for stationary modes

Equations (9)

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I t = I τ c I t τ c 1 = η c · FSR ( l , n )
{ C d g = C d g · cos ( θ x g ) C g d = C g d · cos ( θ x g ) and { ( γ ) 2 = ( β d · cos ( θ x g ) β g 2 ) 2 + C d g · C g d η c = ( C d g γ ) 2 · sin 2 ( γ · L )
C i j = π · ( n j 2 n clad 2 ) λ r · n eff i m H i u i ( x ) · u j ( x ) · dx with + u i , j 2 ( x ) · dx = 1
x g Adapt = β g β d · R eff
ϕ AB = 2 · ( m · θ x g β g · R eff 2 x g 2 )
{ ( τ c ) 1 = τ c 1 · ( 1 + cos ( ϕ AB ) ) ω r = ω 0 1 2 · τ c 1 · sin ( ϕ AB ) Q r = ω r τ 0 1 + ( τ c ) 1
e m t + div ( S ) = 0 Σ S · ds = V e m t · dv = E t
( τ c ) 1 = P g ( ω r ) E ( ω r ) = P g ( ω r ) t Σ S ( ω r ) · ds · dt a g 2 ( ω r ) Σ S ( ω r ) · ds
{ ( τ c ) 1 = τ c 1 · ( 1 + ( 1 ε ) · cos ( ϕ AB ) ) ω r = ω 0 1 ε 2 · τ c 1 · sin ( ϕ AB ) ϕ AB = m · π i β i · d i

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