Silicon optical phase shifter based on strain induced by a piezoelectric PZT thin film

Y. Sebbag*, I. Goykhman, B. Desiatov, T. Nachmias, O. Yoshaei, M. Kabla, S. E. Meltzer, U. Levy

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Abstract

We demonstrate a silicon optical phase shifter based on photoelastic effect controlled by a piezoelectric thin film. The hysteresis behavior of the piezoelectric response shows potential application as bistable device independent of the optical intensity.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publication2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
StatePublished - 2012
Event2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 6 May 201211 May 2012

Publication series

Name2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012

Conference

Conference2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period6/05/1211/05/12

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