Accession Number:

ADA586502

Title:

Ultrasensitive Silicon Photonic-Crystal Nanobeam Electro-Optical Modulator (Preprint)

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. 1 Oct 2011-1 Oct 2013

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SENSORS DIR AEROSPACE COMPONENTS AND SUBSYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY DIV/ELECTRO-OPTICS COMPONENTS BR

Report Date:

2013-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Design and simulation results are presented for an ultralow switching energy, resonator based silicon-on-insulator SOI electro-optical modulator. The nanowire waveguide and resonator are seamlessly integrated via a high-transmission tapered 1D photonic crystal cavity waveguide structure.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics
  • Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE