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Low loss silicon fibers for photonics applications

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Silicon fibers are fabricated using a high pressure chemical deposition technique to deposit the semiconductor material inside a silica capillary. The silicon is deposited in an amorphous state into pure silica capillaries and can be crystallized to polysilicon after the deposition via a high temperature anneal. Optical transmission measurements of various amorphous and polycrystalline core materials were performed in order to determine their linear losses. Incorporating silicon functionality inside the fiber geometry opens up new possibilities for the next generation of integrated silicon photonics devices.

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Lagonigro, Laura, Healy, Noel, Sparks, Justin R., Baril, Neil F., Sazio, Pier J.A., Badding, John V. and Peacock, Anna C. (2010) Low loss silicon fibers for photonics applications Applied Physics Letters, 96, (4), p. 41105. (doi:10.1063/1.3294630).

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Published date: 27 January 2010
Keywords: amorphous semiconductors, annealing, crystallisation, elemental semiconductors, integrated optics, light transmission, optical fibre fabrication, optical losses, silicon, silicon compounds
Organisations: Optoelectronics Research Centre

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Local EPrints ID: 78927
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78927
ISSN: 0003-6951
PURE UUID: d7598f2e-5f4e-42e8-8a01-08cdeec5b682
ORCID for Pier J.A. Sazio: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6506-9266
ORCID for Anna C. Peacock: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-1940-7172

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:20

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Author: Laura Lagonigro
Author: Noel Healy
Author: Justin R. Sparks
Author: Neil F. Baril
Author: Pier J.A. Sazio ORCID iD
Author: John V. Badding
Author: Anna C. Peacock ORCID iD

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