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Title: Cavity-based high-efficiency and wideband 90° polarization rotator
Authors: Wang, Jiang
Shen, Zhongxiang
Wu, Wen
Keywords: Etching
Polarization
Issue Date: 2016
Source: Wang, J., Shen, Z., & Wu, W. (2016). Cavity-based high-efficiency and wideband 90° polarization rotator. Applied Physics Letters, 109(15), 153504-.
Series/Report no.: Applied Physics Letters
Abstract: We present a high-efficiency wideband 90° polarization rotator based on 2D array of substrate integrated waveguide cavities etched with three twisted slots, which can rotate a horizontally polarized incident wave into an outgoing vertically polarized wave. The twisted slots etched on the surface of the cavity are utilized to couple the wave into and out of the cavity with the polarization direction rotated. As a proof-of-concept, a prototype of the proposed rotator is fabricated and measured in the microwave regime. The proposed 90° polarization rotator features a low insertion loss of about 0.5 dB in the pass band with a factional bandwidth of 28.6%, as well as high polarization rotation efficiency of over 90%.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/84230
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/41653
ISSN: 0003-6951
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4964855
Rights: © 2016 American Institute of Physics (AIP). This paper was published in Applied Physics Letters and is made available as an electronic reprint (preprint) with permission of American Institute of Physics (AIP). The published version is available at: [http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4964855]. One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic or multiple reproduction, distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.
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