Thin-Film Waveguide Fabrication and Testing Considerations

  • J. E. Goell


In this lecture the fabrication of thin-film dielectric waveguides with two dimensional confinement is described. A review of etching and implantation techniques that have been used to fabricate glass waveguide bends and couplers is given. Also included is a description of some of the testing procedures that have been used either during the fabrication process or to determine the optical properties of waveguides.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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