A novel 2×2 microfluidic-based optical switch is demonstrated. The device is made of an optically clear elastomer, using soft lithography, and having insertion loss smaller than 1dB, extinction ratio of 20dB and switching speed less than 20 milliseconds.
|Original language||American English|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Conference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS|
|State||Published - 2004|
|Event||2004 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings, LEOS 2004 - Rio Grande, Puerto Rico|
Duration: 7 Nov 2004 → 11 Nov 2004