References

We recommend reading the article below as an introduction.

M. Smit et al., “An introduction to InP-based generic integration technology“, Journal of Semiconductor Science and Technology 29 (2014) 083001 (41pp)

These referenced articles will help the attendants to get insight to the topic of ASPIC design and fabrication in a generic InP-based technology. After the workshop takes place they can supplement the gained knowledge.

General concept of the generic integration technology:

  • L.M. Augustin, M.K. Smit, N. Grote, M.J. Wale and R. Visser, “Standardized process could revolutionize photonic integration”, Euro Photonics, 18, 30-34.
  • M.K. Smit et al., “Generic foundry model for InP-based photonics”, IET Optoelectronics, vol. 5., no. 5, pp.187-194, 2011.
  • X. Leijtens, “JePPIX: the platform for InP-based photonics”, IET Optoelectronics, vol. 5, no. 5, pp. 202–206, 2011.


Design and characterization (ASPIC examples):
  • S. Stopinski, M. Malinowski, R. Piramidowicz, C. Kazmierski, M.K. Smit, X.J.M. Leijtens, “Photonic integrated multi-channel WDM modulators for data read-out units”, Journal of Lightwave Technology vol. 32, no. 23, pp. 3879-3887, 2014.
  • E. Bitincka, G. Gilardi, and M. Smit, “On-wafer optical loss measurements using ring resonators with integrated sources and detectors”, IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 6, pp. 1–12, 2014.
  • E. Kleijn, D. Melati, A. Melloni, T. de Vries, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Multimode interference couplers with reduced parasitic reflections”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 26, pp. 408–410, Feb 2014.
  • S. Stopinski, M. Malinowski, R. Piramidowicz, E. Kleijn, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Integrated optical delay lines for time-division multiplexers”, IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 5, no. 5, pp. 7902109–7902109, 2013.
  • K. Lawniczuk, C. Kazmierski, J. Provost, M. Wale, R. Piramidowicz, P. Szczepanski, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “InP-based photonic multiwavelength transmitter with DBR laser array”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 352–354, 2013.
  • S. Tahvili, S. Latkowski, B. Smalbrugge, X. Leijtens, P. Williams, M. Wale, J. Parra-Cetina, R. Maldonado-Basilio, P. Landais, M. Smit, and E. Bente, “InP-based integrated optical pulse shaper: Demonstration of chirp compensation”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 450–453, 2013.
  • E. Kleijn, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Multimode interference reflectors: A new class of components for photonic integrated circuits”, Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 31, pp. 3055–3063, 2013.
  • D. O. Dzibrou, J. J. G. M. van der Tol, and M. K. Smit, “Tolerant polarization converter for InGaAsP-InP photonic integrated circuits”, Optics Letters, vol. 38, pp. 3482–3484, 2013.
  • N. Andriolli, S. Faralli, X. Leijtens, J. Bolk, and G. Contestabile, “Monolithically integrated all-optical regenerator for constant envelope wdm signals”, Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 322–327, 2013.
  • R. Piramidowicz, S. Stopiński, K. Ławniczuk, K. Welikow, P. Szczepański, M.K. Smit, X.J.M Leijtens, “Photonic Integrated Circuits – a New Approach to Laser Technology”, Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Science 725, 183-186, 2012.
  • S. Stopiński, M. Malinowski, R. Piramidowicz, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Data readout system utilizing photonic integrated circuit”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, vol. 725, pp. 183–186, 2012.
  • J. Zhao, P. J. Williams, M. K. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Monolithic integrated filtered-feedback multi-wavelength laser”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition (OFC), Los Angeles, 2012
  • K. Wang, A. Wonfor, R. V. Penty, and I. H. White, "Active-Passive 4x4 SOA-Based Switch with Integrated Power Monitoring”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition (OFC), Los Angeles, 2012
  • K. Wang, A. Wonfor, R.V. Penty, I.H. White, “Active-Passive 4x4 SOA-Based Switch with Integrated Power Monitoring”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition (OFC), Los Angeles, 2012
  • P. Muñoz, R. García-Olcina, C. Habib, L. Chen, X. Leijtens, T. de Vries, D. Robbins, and J. Capmany, “Label swapper device for spectral amplitude coded optical packet networks monolithically integrated on InP”, Optics Express, vol. 19, no. 14, pp. 13540–13550, 2011.
  • P. Munoz, R. Garcia-Olcina, C. Habib, L. R. Chen, X. J. M. Leijtens, J. D. Domenech, M. Rius, J. Capmany, T. De Vries, M. J. R. Heck, L. Augustin, R. Notzel, and D. Robbins, “Multi-wavelength laser based on an arrayed waveguide grating and Sagnac loop reflectors monolithically integrated on InP”, IET Optoelectronics, vol. 5, 2011.
  • S. Stopiński, M. Malinowski, R. Piramidowicz, M. Smit, and X. Leijtens, “Integrated optical serializers fabricated in multi-project wafer runs”, 16th Annual symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 01-02 December 2011, Ghent, Belgium
  • E. Bitincka, X.J.M. Leijtens, J.J.G.M. van der Tol, E. Kleijn, M.K. Smit, “Electrical on-wafer testing of photonic integrated circuits (PICs)”, 16th Annual symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 01-02 December 2011, Ghent, Belgium
  • A. Albores-Mejia, F. Gomez-Agis, H. J. S. Dorren, X. J. M. Leijtens, T. de Vries, Y.-S. Oei,M. J. R. Heck, R. Nötzel, D. J. Robbins,M. K. Smit, and K. A.Williams, “Monolithic multistage optoelectronic switch circuit routing 160 Gb/s line-rate data”, Journal Lightwave Technology, vol. 28, pp. 2984–2992, 2010.


Software and modelling:
  • D. Melati, F. Morichetti, and A. Melloni, “Modeling reflections induced by waveguide transitions”, Optical and Quantum Electronics, vol. 45, no. 4, pp. 309–316, 2013.
  • E. Kleijn, M.K. Smit, X.J.M. Leijtens, “Photonic component design libraries and fast circuit simulation”, 16th Annual symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 01-02 December 2011, Ghent, Belgium.
  • D. Gallagher, “Photonic CAD matures”, IEEE LEOS Newsletter, vol. 22, pp. 8–14, Feb 2008.
  • X. Leijtens, P. Le Lourec, and M. Smit, “S-matrix oriented CAD-tool for simulating complex integrated optical circuits,” Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 2, pp. 257–262, 1996.


Fabrication technology:
  • D. O. Dzibrou, J. J. G.M. van der Tol, andM. K. Smit, “Improved fabrication process of low-loss and efficient polarization converters in InP-based photonic integrated circuits”, Optics Letters, vol. 38, pp. 1061–1063, Apr 2013.
  • D. D'Agostino, M.S. Tahvili, M.J Trainor, D. McCullogh, H.P.M.M Ambrosius and M.K. Smit, “Design and characterization of spot size converters for integration in InP-based photonic integrated circuits”, 16th Annual symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 01-02 December 2011, Ghent, Belgium
  • D.O. Dzibrou, J.J.G.M. van der Tol, M.K. Smit, “Polarization converter in layer stacks of low contrast of refractive index for photonic integrated circuits”, 16th Annual symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 01-02 December 2011, Ghent, Belgium>


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