- Guided-wave liquid-crystal photonicsD C Zografopoulos
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi CNR IMM, Via del Fosso del Cavaliere, 100, 00133, Rome, Italy
Lab Chip 12:3598-610. 2012..Special attention is paid to practical issues regarding liquid-crystal infiltration, molecular alignment and actuation, low-power operation, as well as their integrability in chip-scale or fiber-based devices...
- Long-range plasmonic directional coupler switches controlled by nematic liquid crystalsD C Zografopoulos
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi CNR IMM, Roma 00133, Italy
Opt Express 21:8240-50. 2013..A directional coupler optical switch is demonstrated, which combines very low power consumption, low operation voltages, adjustable crosstalk and coupling lengths, along with sufficiently reduced insertion losses...