Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Dispersion Study of Optical Nanowire Microcoil Resonators

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

5 Author(s)
Fei Xu ; Nat. Lab. of Solid State Microstructures, Nanjing Univ., Nanjing, China ; Wang, Qin ; Jian-Feng Zhou ; Wei Hu
more authors

The dispersion characteristics of an optical nanowire microcoil resonator (ONMR) are investigated, which show remarkable influence on their performances at a high bitrate. In addition to the waveguide dispersion it was found that the adjacent ring coupling also has notable contribution to the total dispersion. If the nanowire diameter's range is from 1.5 to 5 μm, the waveguide dispersion and coupling dispersion could almost be canceled with each other so that the total dispersion is well suppressed, which is desired in high-speed (10 Gb/s and beyond) optical systems. On the other hand, both positive and negative dispersion could be obtained by adjusting suitable ONMR parameters. Even a tailored dispersion curve could be designed theoretically. These results are helpful for ONMR-based device design in communication and sensing applications.

Published in:

Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of  (Volume:17 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

July-Aug. 2011

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.