PubMed 20562973

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Title: Simulation of tapered transitions in ion-exchanged channel waveguides.

Authors: H C Cheng, R V Ramaswamy

Journal, date & volume: Appl Opt, 1990 Mar 10 , 29, 1150-6

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Tapered transitions in the ion-exchanged glass waveguide are modeled to predict the index profile, propagation constant, and modal field along the taper. Results are in excellent agreement with the experimental data in Ag(+)-Na(+) exchanged tapers fabricated by a two-step process in BK7 glass.