Chalcogenide waveguides on a sapphire substrate for 3-5 μm wavelengths applications

Amir Herzog, Benjamin Hadad, Victor Lyubin, Matvey Klebanov, Avraham Reiner, Avishay Shamir, Amiel A. Ishaaya

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Arsenic tri-Sulfide Chalcogenide strip waveguides on a sapphire substrate were fabricated and characterized. The substrate material enables efficient transmission of 3-5μm wavelengths through the waveguide, and numerical simulations reveal benefits over silica and silicon substrates.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 21 Jul 2014
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014 - Barcelona, Spain
Duration: 27 Jul 201431 Jul 2014

Publication series

NameNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014


ConferenceNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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