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Light switching via thermo-optic effect of micromachined silicon prism
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10.1063/1.2212278
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FIG. 1.

Two states of the prism-based optical switch. (a) TIR state and (b) transmission state.

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FIG. 2.

Calculated relationship between incident angle and required changes of temperature and refractive index of the silicon prism.

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FIG. 3.

Scanning electron micrographs of the fabricated optical switch (a) Overview of the packaged switch and (b) close-up view of the prism.

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FIG. 4.

Output light of different outputs. (a) TIR state and (b) transmission state.

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FIG. 5.

Reflection power at Output 1 vs temperature of the prism.

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2006-06-12
2014-04-18
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Scitation: Light switching via thermo-optic effect of micromachined silicon prism
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