Broadband silicon photonic switch integrated with CMOS drive electronics

@article{Lee2010BroadbandSP,
  title={Broadband silicon photonic switch integrated with CMOS drive electronics},
  author={Benjamin G. Lee and Joris Van Campenhout and A. V. Rylyakov and C. L. Schow and William M. J. Green and Solomon Assefa and Min Yang and F. E. Doany and C. V. Jahnes and R. A. John and J. A. Kash and Y. A. Vlasov},
  journal={CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications},
  year={2010},
  pages={1-2}
}
A CMOS driver and broadband silicon photonic switch are co-designed and wire-bond packaged. The integrated switch demonstrates less than 2.1-ns transition times, better than 15-dB extinction, and 5.9-mW total power consumption.