Vol. 138
Latest Volume
All Volumes
PIER 176 [2023] PIER 175 [2022] PIER 174 [2022] PIER 173 [2022] PIER 172 [2021] PIER 171 [2021] PIER 170 [2021] PIER 169 [2020] PIER 168 [2020] PIER 167 [2020] PIER 166 [2019] PIER 165 [2019] PIER 164 [2019] PIER 163 [2018] PIER 162 [2018] PIER 161 [2018] PIER 160 [2017] PIER 159 [2017] PIER 158 [2017] PIER 157 [2016] PIER 156 [2016] PIER 155 [2016] PIER 154 [2015] PIER 153 [2015] PIER 152 [2015] PIER 151 [2015] PIER 150 [2015] PIER 149 [2014] PIER 148 [2014] PIER 147 [2014] PIER 146 [2014] PIER 145 [2014] PIER 144 [2014] PIER 143 [2013] PIER 142 [2013] PIER 141 [2013] PIER 140 [2013] PIER 139 [2013] PIER 138 [2013] PIER 137 [2013] PIER 136 [2013] PIER 135 [2013] PIER 134 [2013] PIER 133 [2013] PIER 132 [2012] PIER 131 [2012] PIER 130 [2012] PIER 129 [2012] PIER 128 [2012] PIER 127 [2012] PIER 126 [2012] PIER 125 [2012] PIER 124 [2012] PIER 123 [2012] PIER 122 [2012] PIER 121 [2011] PIER 120 [2011] PIER 119 [2011] PIER 118 [2011] PIER 117 [2011] PIER 116 [2011] PIER 115 [2011] PIER 114 [2011] PIER 113 [2011] PIER 112 [2011] PIER 111 [2011] PIER 110 [2010] PIER 109 [2010] PIER 108 [2010] PIER 107 [2010] PIER 106 [2010] PIER 105 [2010] PIER 104 [2010] PIER 103 [2010] PIER 102 [2010] PIER 101 [2010] PIER 100 [2010] PIER 99 [2009] PIER 98 [2009] PIER 97 [2009] PIER 96 [2009] PIER 95 [2009] PIER 94 [2009] PIER 93 [2009] PIER 92 [2009] PIER 91 [2009] PIER 90 [2009] PIER 89 [2009] PIER 88 [2008] PIER 87 [2008] PIER 86 [2008] PIER 85 [2008] PIER 84 [2008] PIER 83 [2008] PIER 82 [2008] PIER 81 [2008] PIER 80 [2008] PIER 79 [2008] PIER 78 [2008] PIER 77 [2007] PIER 76 [2007] PIER 75 [2007] PIER 74 [2007] PIER 73 [2007] PIER 72 [2007] PIER 71 [2007] PIER 70 [2007] PIER 69 [2007] PIER 68 [2007] PIER 67 [2007] PIER 66 [2006] PIER 65 [2006] PIER 64 [2006] PIER 63 [2006] PIER 62 [2006] PIER 61 [2006] PIER 60 [2006] PIER 59 [2006] PIER 58 [2006] PIER 57 [2006] PIER 56 [2006] PIER 55 [2005] PIER 54 [2005] PIER 53 [2005] PIER 52 [2005] PIER 51 [2005] PIER 50 [2005] PIER 49 [2004] PIER 48 [2004] PIER 47 [2004] PIER 46 [2004] PIER 45 [2004] PIER 44 [2004] PIER 43 [2003] PIER 42 [2003] PIER 41 [2003] PIER 40 [2003] PIER 39 [2003] PIER 38 [2002] PIER 37 [2002] PIER 36 [2002] PIER 35 [2002] PIER 34 [2001] PIER 33 [2001] PIER 32 [2001] PIER 31 [2001] PIER 30 [2001] PIER 29 [2000] PIER 28 [2000] PIER 27 [2000] PIER 26 [2000] PIER 25 [2000] PIER 24 [1999] PIER 23 [1999] PIER 22 [1999] PIER 21 [1999] PIER 20 [1998] PIER 19 [1998] PIER 18 [1998] PIER 17 [1997] PIER 16 [1997] PIER 15 [1997] PIER 14 [1996] PIER 13 [1996] PIER 12 [1996] PIER 11 [1995] PIER 10 [1995] PIER 09 [1994] PIER 08 [1994] PIER 07 [1993] PIER 06 [1992] PIER 05 [1991] PIER 04 [1991] PIER 03 [1990] PIER 02 [1990] PIER 01 [1989]
2013-03-26
A General Rule for Designing Multibranch High-Order Mode Converter
By
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 138, 327-336, 2013
Abstract
We propose a general rule that can be used to design multibranch high-order mode converters. We used the modal theory to analyze the proposed structure rigorously and presented the general principles. The well-established finite-difference beam propagation method was used to simulate the proposed device. The numerical results show that the proposed devices could really function as an all-optical mode converter device. It would be developed to quantify the applications and benefit applications of optical signal processing and computing systems.
Citation
Yaw-Dong Wu Chih-Wen Kuo Shih-Yuan Chen Mao-Hsiung Chen , "A General Rule for Designing Multibranch High-Order Mode Converter," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 138, 327-336, 2013.
doi:10.2528/PIER11101404
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=11101404
References

1. Banerjee, , A., , "New approach to design digitally tunable optical ¯lter system for wavelength selective switching based optical networks," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 9, 93-100, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERL09050303

2. Deng, , Y., , F. P. Mable, P. R. Paul, R. Prucnal, and T. Wang, , "All-optical code routing in interconnected optical CDMA and WDM ring networks," Opt. Lett., Vol. 35, 3628-3630, 2010.
doi:10.1364/OL.35.003628

3. Zhang, , C., , L.Wang, S. Perumal, K. Qiu, and H. Zhou, , "All-optical recognition method of double two-dimensional optical orthogonal codes-based labels using four-wave mixing," Opt. Express, Vol. 19, 14937-14948, 2011.
doi:10.1364/OE.19.014937

4. Xie, , Q., X. Luo, and B. Wu, "All-optical switch with two periodically modulated nonlinear waveguides," Opt. Lett., Vol. 35, 321-323, 2010.
doi:10.1364/OL.35.000321

5. Abbasian, K., , A. Rostami, and Z. D. Koozehkanani, "All-optical tunable mirror design using electromagnetically induced transparency, ," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 5, 25-41, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERM08072602

6. Khorasaninejad, M., S. S. Saini, and , "All-optical logic gates using nonlinear e®ects in silicon-on-insulator waveguides," Appl. Opt. , Vol. 48, F31-F36, 2009.
doi:10.1364/AO.48.000F31

7. Banerjee, , A., , "A New approach to design digitally tunable optical ¯lter system for DWDM optical networks," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 11, 213-223, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERM10013001

8. Moghimi, M. J., , H. Ghafoori-Fard, and A. Rostami, "Analysis and design of all-optical switching in apodized and chirped Bragg gratings," Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 8, 87-102, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERB08041303

9. Chiu, , H., , C. Chang, C. Hou, C. Chen, and C. Lee, "Wavelength-selective ¯lter based on a hollow optical waveguide," Appl. Opt.,, Vol. 50, 227-230, 2011..
doi:10.1364/AO.50.000227

10. Wu, Y. D., , T. T. Shih, and M. H. Chen, "New all-optical logic gates based on the local nonlinear Mach-Zehnder interferometer," Opt. Express, Vol. 16, 248-257, 2008..
doi:10.1364/OE.16.000248

11. Kim, , S. H., , R. Takei, Y. Shoji, and T. Mizumoto, , "Single-trench waveguide TE-TM mode converter," Opt. Express, Vol. 17, 11267-11273, 2009.
doi:10.1364/OE.17.011267

12. Khanna, , A., A. Saynatjoki, A. Tervonen, and S. Honkanen, "Control of optical mode properties in cross-slot waveguides," Appl. Opt., Vol. 48, 6547-6552, 2009.
doi:10.1364/AO.48.006547

13. Amin, , A. S. N., , M. Mirhosseini, and M. Shahabadi, "Modal anal-ysis of multilayer conical dielectric waveguides for azimuthal in-ysis of multilayer conical dielectric waveguides for azimuthal in-ysis of multilayer conical dielectric waveguides for azimuthal in-variant modes," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 105, 213-229, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIER09121602

14. Dong, , J. F., J. Li, and F. Q. Yang, "Guided modes in the four-layer slab waveguide containing chiral nihility core," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 112, 241-255, 2011.

15. Zhang, J., , T. Y. Liow, M. Yu, G. Q. Lo, and D. L. Kwong, "Silicon waveguide based TE mode converter," Opt. Express, Vol. 18, 25264-25270, 2010.
doi:10.1364/OE.18.025264

16. Wu, J. J., "A multimode interference coupler with exponentially tapered waveguide," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 1, 113-122, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERC08012406

17. Kuo, C.-W., C.-W., S.-Y. Chen, Y.-D. Wu, and M.-H. Chen, , "Analyzing the multilayer optical planar waveguides with double-negative metamaterial," Progress in Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 110, 163-178, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIER10101405

18. Wu, , Y. D., and M. H. Chen, "Method for analyzing multilayer nonlinear optical waveguide," Opt. Express, Vol. 13, 7982-7995, 2005.
doi:10.1364/OPEX.13.007982

19. Kuo, C.-W., , S.-Y. Chen, M.-H. Chen, C.-F. Chang, and Y.-D.Wu, , "Analyzing multilayer optical waveguide with all nonlinear layers," Opt. Express, Vol. 15, 2499-2516, 2007.
doi:10.1364/OE.15.002499

20. Wu, , Y. D., , M. H. Chen, C. W. Kuo, C. F. Chang, and S. Y. Chen, "The study of multilayer planar optical waveguide structure with nonlinear cladding," Optical and Quantum Electronics, Vol. 40, 495-512, 2008.
doi:10.1007/s11082-008-9235-4

21. Kuo, , C. W., , S. Y. Chen, Y. D. Wu, M. H. Chen, and C. F. Chang, "Analysis and calculations of forbidden regions for transverse-electric-guided waves in the three-layer planar waveguide with photonic metamaterial ," Fiber and Integrated Optics, Vol. 29, 305-314, 2010.
doi:10.1080/01468030.2010.485291

21. Sha, , W. E. I., X. L. Wu, Z. X. Huang, and M. S. Chen, "Waveguide simulation using the high-order symplectic finite-di®erence time-domain schemed," Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 13, 237-256, 2009..
doi:10.2528/PIERB09012302

23. Xu, C. L. , W. P. Huang, and , "Finite-difference beam popagation method for guide-wave optics," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 11, 1-49, 1995.

24. Chu, , S. T. , S. K. Chaudhuri, and , "Finite-difference time-domain method for optical waveguide analysis," Progress In Electromagnetics Research,, Vol. 11, 255-300, 1995.