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Flexible Multimode Polymer Waveguides for Versatile High-Speed Optical Interconnects

Bamiedakis, N and Shi, F and Chu, D and Penty, RV and White, IH Flexible Multimode Polymer Waveguides for Versatile High-Speed Optical Interconnects. In: 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2017), 2017-6-2 to 2017-7-6, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

In this work, the loss and bandwidth performance of flexible multimode polymer waveguides are investigated under different launch conditions. It is shown that bending excess loss below 2 dB is achieved for radii larger than 3 mm for a 50 µm MMF input, and twisting loss below 0.6 dB for up to 1 full 360-degree turn even for an relatively overfilled launch. The bandwidth studies reveal that bending the waveguides does not significantly impact their bandwidth performance, with bandwidth-length product values in excess of 150 GHz×m recorded for the launch conditions studied.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Uncontrolled Keywords: multimode polymer waveguides optical interconnects flexible interconnects bandwidth studies
Subjects: UNSPECIFIED
Divisions: Div B > Photonics
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2017 19:02
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2017 05:27
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