OptiBPM

OptiBPM is a comprehensive CAD environment used for the design of complex optical waveguides. Perform guiding, coupling, switching, splitting, multiplexing, and demultiplexing of optical signals in photonic devices.

Symmetric Lossless X Coupler

The X Coupler is a basic component used in many kinds of optical circuits. Here its properties are analysed by theoretical means, and also by detailed simulation of…

Power Combiner

Optical power in two or more waveguides can be combined onto a single waveguide…

VFEM Accuracy and Advantages

As optical systems move towards an integrated platform, the modelling of high refractive index contrast, sub-wavelength dimension…

OptiBPM Publication References – 2016

Listing of scientific papers, technical journals, periodicals, and conference publications which reference the use of OptiBPM.

Plasmon Polaritons – Vector Finite Element Method

The large negative electric permittivities of noble metals permit the design of sub-wavelength optical guiding structures…

OptiBPM Publication References – 2015

Listing of scientific papers, technical journals, periodicals, and conference publications which reference the use of OptiBPM.

Hollow Core Fiber – Vector Finite Element Method

Hollow core fibers guide light by using a photonic bandgap structure in place of a traditional low index cladding material…

NEW VERSION OptiBPM 13

NEW VERSION OptiBPM 13

This release of OptiBPM updates all features to a 64 bit application. It also introduces new materials and a new profile…

OptiBPM Publication References – 2014

2014 listing of scientific papers, technical journals, periodicals, and conference publications which reference the use of OptiBPM.

Create an MMI star coupler

Now that you have completed Lessons 1, 2, and 3, you are familiar with the basic procedures to create projects using OptiBPM:  Creating materials Inserting waveguides and input planes Editing waveguide and input plane properties Running a simulation Viewing results and various numerical tools in OptiBPM_Analyzer  Lesson 4 and all proceeding lessons provide a high-level…