60.5 dB Silicon Mach-Zehnder Interferometer using Self-Optimising Beam-Splitters

Callum Wilkes, Xiaogang Qiang, Jianwei Wang, Raffaele Santagati, Stefano Paesani, Xiao-Qi Zhou, Peter Shadbolt, Terry Rudolph, D A B Miller, Mark Thompson, Jeremy O'Brien

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Abstract

We demonstrate an ultra-high extinction MZI on a reconfigurable silicon photonic chip, using a self-optimising approach to adjust variable beam-splitters. This result paves the way for large-scale integrated photonic quantum information applications.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-19-4
Publication statusPublished - 21 Oct 2016

Keywords

  • Integrated Optics Devices
  • Integrated Optics

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