Low power electrochromic variable optical attenuator with 50dB attenuation range

M. A. Cowin, R. Varrazza, C. Morgan, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, A. M. McDonagh, S. Bayly, J. Riley, M. D. Ward, J. A. McCleverty

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Abstract

A variable optical attenuator based upon a new molybdenum electrochromic compound is described. The device exhibits an attenuation range of >50dB at 1310nm, for a drive power of 150μW, and an insertion loss of 1.5dB.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2001
EventOptical Fiber Conference - Anaheim, CA, USA United States
Duration: 17 Mar 200122 Mar 2001

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Conference
CountryUSA United States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period17/03/0122/03/01

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Cite this

Cowin, M. A., Varrazza, R., Morgan, C., Penty, R. V., White, I. H., McDonagh, A. M., Bayly, S., Riley, J., Ward, M. D., & McCleverty, J. A. (2001). Low power electrochromic variable optical attenuator with 50dB attenuation range. Paper presented at Optical Fiber Conference, Anaheim, CA, USA United States.