Optical switching in benzocyclobutene microring lattice

W. Y. Chen, T. N. Ding, W. Cao, S. Y. Tseng, W. N. Herman, P. T. Ho

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We demonstrate optical switching in a polymer lattice consisting of more than 100 benzocyclobutene (BCB) microrings. The nonlinear refractive index n2 of BCB is estimated about-6×10-15 cm2/W.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaser Science, LS 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528462, 9781557528469
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventLaser Science, LS 2007 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 2007 Sept 162007 Sept 16

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherLaser Science, LS 2007
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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