Evanescently-coupled avalanche photodiodes integrating a short multimode waveguide for high-responsivity and high-speed applications

Stephane Demiguel, Xiaoguang Zheng, Ning Li, Xiaowei Li, Joe C. Campbell, Jean Decobert, Nadine Tscherptner, Alex Anselm

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We demonstrate evanescently-coupled avalanche photodiodes utilizing a planar short multimode waveguide. These devices exhibit high-responsivity (>0.62 A/W at unit gain), broad bandwidth (34.8 GHz at low gain) and 160 GHz gain-bandwidth product.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Postconference Digest
Number of pages3
StatePublished - 2004
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: Feb 23 2004Feb 27 2004

Publication series

NameConference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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