Schrans, Thomas and Mittelstein, Michael and Yariv, Amnon (1989) Tunable active chirped-corrugation waveguide filters. Applied Physics Letters, 55 (3). pp. 212-214. ISSN 0003-6951 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:SCHRapl89
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A novel tunable semiconductor waveguide reflection filter is proposed and analyzed. The filter is based on spatially selective gain pumping of a chirped-corrugation waveguide. This active chirped-corrugation waveguide filter (ACF) is considered for monolithic broadband tuning of semiconductor lasers.
|Additional Information:||Copyright © 1989 American Institute of Physics. Received 27 March 1989; accepted 12 May 1989. The research described in this publication was conducted in the Applied Physics department of the California Institute of Technology, with the support of the Office of Naval Research and the National Science Foundation. M. Mittelstein gratefully acknowledges support from a Newport Research Award. The original proposal of the idea was made by A. Yariv as a consultant to Ortel Corporation, Alhambra, California.|
|Subject Keywords:||TUNING, WAVEGUIDES, OPTICAL FILTERS, SEMICONDUCTOR LASERS, TUNABLE LASERS, DESIGN, FABRICATION, GAIN, OPTICAL PUMPING|
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