Novel 1-to-N way integrated optical beam splitters using symmetric mode mixing in GaAs/AlGaAs

Heaton, J.M.; Jenkins, R.M.
October 1992
Applied Physics Letters;10/12/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 15, p1754
Academic Journal
Investigates the fabrication and testing of gallium arsenide/aluminum gallium arsenide integrated optical beam splitters. Utilization of symmetric mode mixing in multimode planar waveguides; Relevance of self-imaging process to the mixing of symmetric modes; Determination of light intensity patterns.


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