TITLE

Low-loss multiple quantum well GaInAs/InP optical waveguides

AUTHOR(S)
Deri, R. J.; Kapon, E.; Bhat, R.; Seto, M.; Kash, K.
PUB. DATE
May 1989
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/1/1989, Vol. 54 Issue 18, p1737
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Propagation losses as low as 0.24±0.06 dB/cm are demonstrated for single-mode, GaInAs/InP multiple quantum well rib waveguides at 1.52 μm wavelength. We show that reproducibly low losses (≤0.6 dB/cm for rib widths ≥3 μm) can be maintained over a large chip area (9.4×5 mm2). Origins of the loss are discussed.
ACCESSION #
9831013

 

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