Rectangular Dielectric Waveguides

  • J. E. Goell


The properties of lossless rectangular dielectric waveguides will be presented. A review of the relevant analysis techniques will be given. Marcatili’s rectangular harmonic analysis which yields closed form results for many integrated optics applications and the circular harmonic numerical approach will be described. Both dispersion curves and simulations of mode patterns will be presented.


Aspect Ratio Field Configuration Modify Bessel Function Index Difference Field Pattern 
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© University of California 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. E. Goell
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  1. 1.Crawford Hill LaboratoryBell LaboratoriesHolmdelUSA

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