Arc-shaped waveguide switch based on the third-order nonlinear effect

Gang J. Liu, Bin M. Liang, Guo L. Jin, Qu Li

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A kind of arc-shaped all-optical waveguide switch is proposed for the first time, to the best of our knowledge, and the switching characteristics of it are investigated by means of the beam propagation method. The effects of saturation and loss on the characteristics of the switch are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5022-5024
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Optics
Issue number24
StatePublished - Aug 20 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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