High-Performance Low-Loss Silicon-on-Insulator Microring Resonators using TM-polarized Light

Peter J. De Heyn, Bart Kuyken, Diedrik Vermeulen, Wim Bogaerts, Dries van Thourhout
2011 Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2011   unpublished
Microring resonators on SOI are investigated for both orthogonal polarizations. By demonstrating low-loss (1.94dB/cm) microring resonators with an intrinsic Q up to 340000 we proof that using TM-polarized light enables high-performance filters.
doi:10.1364/ofc.2011.othv2 fatcat:svpva4norra6vj7j46hvl24raa