To define the layout settings, perform the following procedure.

Step Action
1 In the Initial Properties dialog box, type/select the following (see Figure 7):

a.   Default Waveguide tab

Profile: BuriedAniso

b.   Wafer Dimensions tab

Length (μm): 200

Width (μm): 6

c.   3D Wafer Properties tab

Cladding

Material: Eps

Thickness: 3

Substrate

Material: Eps

Thickness: 2

2 To apply the settings to the layout, click OK.

The layout window appears.

BPM - Figure 5 Defining Layout settings - Wafer Dimensions

Figure 5: Defining Layout settings – Wafer Dimensions

BPM - Figure 6 Defining Layout settings - 3D Wafer Properties

Figure 6: Defining Layout settings – 3D Wafer Properties