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OptiSystem Matlab Data Formats

The data structure for all input and output ports and all variables declared within the MATLAB m-file can be viewed from the MATLAB workspace To access the workspace, first select Load MATLAB from the MATLAB Component and select OK. This action pre-loads MATLAB (it will stay open unless it is manually closed) After running a…

OptiMode Webinar: Design of a Polarization-Independent Waveguide

In this presentation OptiMode will be used to find modes on a mesa waveguide. It will be shown how…

Photonics North 2017

Optics and photonics technologies are strategic to the overall growth of many industry sectors in Canada; the pervasive nature of these enabling technologies results in…

OptiSystem Webinar: Matlab and C++ Integration

OptiSystem contains a vast library of components and models that allow system engineers to evaluate the performance…

Webinar: Optical Sensor Design using OptiSystem

The theory and implementation of applications to LIDAR, fiber-optic gyroscopes and fiber…

Optical Coherent Receiver Sensitivity Analysis

Optical coherent receiver technology can provide theoretical sensitivity levels to the order of 10’s of photons/bit. This application note provides an overview of common coherent receiver architectures…

Grating Coupler Design based on SOI Technology

Grating couplers are widely used input/output devices that couple light between fiber (or free-space) and sub-micrometer waveguides. This application note…

Ring Resonator Fiber Optic Gyroscope

This application note demonstrates the shift in resonant frequency in an optical ring resonator due to Sagnac effect and how a closed loop feedback system can be used to calculate the angular…

Optical Phase Locked Loop for Analog Homodyne Detection

For coherent demodulation it is essential that the frequency and the phase of the local oscillator closely matches the carrier signal…

40 Gbps Silicon Depletion Mode TW Modulator

Traveling wave modulators are widely used for their low power consumption and high speeds. In this application note a transmission line model is combined with an optical…