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Etched Silicon Structure For Aligning A Photodiode And Optical Fiber

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068351D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Comerford, LD [+details]

Abstract

An etched silicon substrate may be used to align an optical fiber to a photodiode in a geometry which enhances optical coupling.