Novel wideband active waveguide photonic crystal polarisation selector

C. N. Morgan, M. Silver, K. A. Williams, A. Atlasis, P. J. Bennett, X. Zhao, R. V. Penty, I. H. White, D. J. Kang, M. G. Blamire

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We have designed and fabricated a broadband and compact polarisation selector using a photonic crystal at the junction of two intersecting active waveguides. The crystal shows >8dB polarisation selectivity over a 70nm range.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1631-1632
Number of pages2
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Volume96 A
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2004
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Washington, DC, USA United States
Duration: 17 May 200419 May 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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