MEMS actuated small scale retroreflectors for free space optical communications

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Abstract

This paper describes the use of electrothermal MEMS actuation and small-scale spherical retroreflectors to produce a retroreflective optical phase modulator.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the IEEE/LEOS International Conference on Optical MEMS and their Applications Conference, 2005
PublisherIEEE
PagesS384-S390
Volume8
Edition3
ISBN (Print)0-7803-9278-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • micro-optics
  • microactuators
  • optical communication equipment
  • optical links
  • optical modulation
  • phase modulation

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