Efficient edge coupler for higher order mode fiber-to-chip coupling
Shum, Perry Ping
Date of Issue2016
Asia Communications and Photonics Conference
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
An edge coupler composed of two tapered waveguides and a Y-branch for LP11-TE1 mode coupling and mapping is proposed on silicon-on-insulator platform. An average 3 dB coupling loss can be acquired within 100 nm bandwidth.
Integrated optics devices
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