NAPOLY (New applications of polymers for passive optical components)

Co-funded by: ALCATEL SEL AG, ZFZ/OC, Stuttgart, Germany

Sign: 400076

Duration: 03/1998 - 12/2003


Fraunhofer PYCO, Teltow, Germany


New technical approaches and product opportunities for vertical coupled switches (VCS), micro ring resonators (MRR), tuneable chromatic dispersion compensators (CDC), active gain equalizers (AGE), and optical add/drop multiplexer (OADM) based on use of a hybrid integration technology (silica/polymer motherboards).

Vertical coupled silica/polymer switch
Vertical coupled silica/polymer ring resonator