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Refractive index contrast

Refractive index contrast, in an optical fiber, is a measure of the relative difference in refractive index of the core and cladding. The refractive… 
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Review
2012
Review
2012
An overview is presented of the current state‐of‐the‐art in silicon nanophotonic ring resonators. Basic theory of ring resonators… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A new domain of optical waveguide writing with record refractive index contrast (0.022) and small mode diameter is reported in… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We present high-efficiency grating couplers for coupling between a single-mode fiber and nanophotonic waveguides, fabricated both… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Semiconductor diode lasers can be used in a variety of applications including telecommunications, displays, solid-state lighting… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Optical microresonators have recently attracted growing attention in the photonics community1. Their applications range from… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We report an approach for guiding and manipulating light on sub-wavelength scales using active nanowire waveguides and devices… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000