Numerical studies of dispersion properties of SOI photonic nanowires


CHEN X., Cao L. , PANOIU N. C. , OSGOOD R. M. , SCARMOZZINO R.

3rd International Conference on Group IV Photonics, Ottawa, Canada, 13 - 15 September 2006, pp.155-157 identifier identifier

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  • City: Ottawa
  • Country: Canada
  • Page Numbers: pp.155-157

Abstract

We present a numerical study of dispersion properties of silicon-on-insulator photonic nanowires. We demonstrate that the effective index, group index; and second-order dispersion coefficient are determined by the waveguide geometry and can be strongly engineered.