Search for dissertations about: "photonic waveguide"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the words photonic waveguide.

  1. 1. Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystals in InP-based Materials

    University dissertation from Kista : Mikroelektronik och informationsteknik

    Author : Mikaël Mulot; [2004]
    Keywords : Photonic crystals; photonic bandgap materials; indium phosphide; dry etching; chemically assisted ion beam etching; reactive ion etching; electron beam lithography; photonic integrated circuits; optical waveguides; resonant cavities; optical filterin;

    Abstract : Photonic crystals (PhCs) are structures periodic in thedielectric constant. They exhibit a photonic bandgap, i.e., arange of wavelengths for which light propagation is forbidden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Silicon-based Photonic Devices Design, Fabrication and Characterization

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ziyang Zhang; Min Qiu; Thomas Koch; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Photonic Devices; Silicon Photonics; Parallel Computation; Nanofabrication; Electron Beam Lithography; Optical Characterisation; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics Other physics Optics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik Övrig fysik Optik;

    Abstract : The field of Information and Communication Technologies is witnessing a development speed unprecedented in history. Moore’s law proves that the processor speed and memory size are roughly doubling each 18 months, which is expected to continue in the next decade. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design, Simulation and Characterization of Some Planar Lightwave Circuits

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Yaocheng Shi; Anand Srinivasan; Sailing He; Daniel Erni; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; planar lightwave circuit; waveguide; coupler; multimode interference; photonic crystal waveguide; de multiplexer; triplexer; polarization beam splitter; dry etching; carrier life time.; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Photonics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Fotonik;

    Abstract : Optical devices based on planar lightwave circuit (PLC) technology have the advantages of small size, high reliability, possibility for large scale production, and potential integration with electronics. These devices are widely employed in optical telecommunications, sensing, data storage, imaging, and signal processing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Photonic devices with MQW active material and waveguide gratings modelling and characterisation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Nadeem Akram; Lars Thylén; Hartmut Hillmer; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Method of Lines; Grating; ARROW Waveguide; Semiconductor laser; quantum well; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Photonics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Fotonik;

    Abstract : The research work presented in this thesis deals with modelling, design and characterisation of passive and active optical waveguide devices. The rst part of the thesis is related to algorithm development and numerical modelling of planar optical waveguides and gratings using the Method of Lines (MoL). READ MORE

  5. 5. Technology for photonic components in silica/silicon material structure

    University dissertation from Kista : Mikroelektronik och informationsteknik

    Author : Lech Wosinski; [2003]
    Keywords : silica-on-silicon technology; PECVD; plasma deposition; photonic integrated circuits; planar waveguide devices; UV Bragg gratings; photosensitivity; arrayed waveguide gratings; multimode interference couplers; add-drop multiplexers;

    Abstract : The main objectives of this thesis were to develop a lowtemperature PECVD process suitable for optoelectronicintegration, and to optimize silica glass composition forUV-induced modifications of a refractive index in PECVDfabricated planar devices. The most important achievement isthe successful development of a low temperature silicadeposition, which for the first time makes it is possible tofabricate good quality low loss integrated components whilekeeping the temperature below 250oC during the entirefabrication process. READ MORE