Abstract

A high-speed optical switch matrix1 operating in the Gb/s range is necessary for future mGb/s optical communication systems and photonic switching systems. A traveling-wave switch2 is a suitable cross-point in the switch matrix, because it can operate in the gigahertz range. To make the switch matrix, traveling-wave switches have to be uniformly integrated on a single substrate. However, few trials so far have been done on the integration of traveling-wave switches.

© 1987 Optical Society of America

PDF Article

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription