Optical InterLinks Publications

Thru 11/08Guidelink™ (including former Polyguide™)

Bruce L. Booth, “Polymer Waveguide Technology Review for Bio and Related Sensing Applications” presented at the Integrated Nanophotonics Research Facility November 13, 2008

Bruce L. Booth, “Technology and Product  Review for Practical Polymer Waveguide Optical Interconnections” invited talk presented at LEOS 2008 conference November 12, 2008 in Newport Beach, CA,  Published in conference proceedings.

Bruce L. Booth, “Technology & Product Review for Practical Polymer Waveguide Optical Interconnections”; invited paper presented at the High Density Printed Circuit User Group Meeting at Murray Hill, NJ; September 17, 2008

Dr. Bruce L. Booth and Jack Fisher, “Optoelectronics Comes of Age”, published as article in Printed Circuit Design & Fab Vol. 25, No. 3 with Parts 1 and 2 in the 2008 February and March issues respectively.

B.L.Booth, “Practical Optical Connectivity for Circuit Board Links and Functionality” invited talk presented at the University of Delaware Electrical Engineering Department’s NEP Lecture Series November 14, 2007, in Newark, DE

B.L.Booth, “HABI Enhanced Attributes Provide Unique Photopolymer Waveguide Technology for Photonic Components”, Chapter in the text Photochemistry, History and Commercial Applications of Hexaarylbiimidazoles edited by Dr. Rolf Dessauer and published by Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands;  copyright  Elsevier B.V. ; 2006

B.L.Booth, “Optical Interconnects using Polymer Waveguides” invited talk presented at the University of Delaware Electrical Engineering Department’s NEP Lecture Series April 12, 2006, in Newark, DE

B.L. Booth, “iNEMI Polymer Waveguide Subgroup Overview / Status” invited paper presented at the IPC Printed Circuits Expo APEX & Designers Summit 06 Conference in Anaheim, CA, February 9, 2006

B.L.Booth, "Optical Waveguide and Fiber Array Connectivity and Packaging Solutions" invited paper presented at the Optoelectronics Device Packaging Topical Workshop and Exhibition sponsored by International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS), Radisson Hotel, Bethlehem, PA October 11 -14, 2004; proceedings to be published.

B.L.Booth, Optical CrossLinks, Inc., “Polymer Waveguides as Optical Interconnect Technology”, presentation 14th Annual Workshop on Interconnections Within High-Speed Digital Systems, sponsored by IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Santa Fe, NM, May 4-6, 2003.

B.L.Booth, Optical CrossLinks, Inc., “Packaging Issues for Polymer Waveguide Applications”, presentation at 2002 US Systems Workshop, IEEE; Raleigh, NC, May 16, 2002.

J.T. Gallo, J.L.Hohman, B.P.Ellerbusch, R.J.Furmanak, L.M.Abbott, D.M.Graham, C.Z.Schuetz, and B.L.Booth, Optical CrossLinks, Inc., ”High-Density Interconnects for 2-Dimensional VCSEL Arrays Suitable for Mass Scale Production” presentation IT Com 2001, Denver, CO. August 2001, paper 4532-47.

B.E.Lemoff, L.B.Aronson, L.A.Buckman, "SpectraLan: A  Low-Cost Multiwavelength Local Area Network", The Hewlett-Packard Journal, Vol. 48 No.5, December 1997, p.42-52.

K.H.Hahn, K.S.Giboney, R.E.Wilson, J.Straznicky, "Gigabyte-per-Second Optical Interconnection Modules for Data Communications", The Hewlett-Packard Journal, Vol. 48 No.5, December 1997, p. 53-61.

B. L. Booth, "Optical Communication Technology Challenges for Polymeric Integrated Optic Waveguide Circuitry" , Americal Vacuum Society (AVS) meeting presentation conference abstract, October 20-23, 1997, San Jose, California.

R. Nagaraajan,W.J. Sha, B.Li, P. Braid, SDL Inc.; R.J.Furmanak, J.E. Marchegiano, B.L.Booth, DuPont; "10-Channel, 1 Gb/s, Parallel Fiber-Optic Data Link Using 980 nm Edge Emitting Laser Diode Arrays" , SPIE '97 High-Speed Semiconductor Lasers for Communications Conf., paper 3038-23.

K. S. Giboney, "Parallel-Optical Interconnect Development at HP Laboratories," SPIE Optoelectronic Interconnects and Packaging IV, paper 3005-26, Feb. 13, 1997.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, C. T. Chang, R. J. Furmanak, D. M. Graham, R.G.Wagner, "Polyguide™ Polymeric Technology for Optical Interconnect Circuits and Components" , Photonics West, Conference Proceedings, San Jose, California, Februare 12-14, 1997,  Vol. 3005, pp. 238-251. 

L.B. Aronsos, B.E. Lemoff, L. Buckman, D.W. Dolphi,  Hewlett-Packard, paper (untitled as of this paper) submitted to OFC97' postdeadline session on an LAN WDM design using Polyguide™

D. Israel, PhD. Thesis “Study of Optical Interconnection Networks based on Multimode Polymer Waveguides”Universiteit Gent, Belgium 1996-1997.

J.R. Rowlette, Sr., M. Kadar-Kallen, and J. Stack, "Laser Micromachining of Polymer Waveguides for Low Cost Passive Alignment to VCSELs", presented at LEOS96 9th annual meeting, November 18-21, 1996, Boston, MA.  (p. 53 of advance program).

K. H. Hahn, K. S. Giboney, R. E. Wilson, J. Straznicky, E. G. Wong, M.R. Tan, R. T. Kaneshiro, D. W. Dolfi, E. H. Mueller, A. E. Plotts, D. D.Murray, J. E. Marchegiano, B. L. Booth, B. J. Sano, B. Madhaven, B.Raghavan,  and A. F. J. Levi, "Gigabyte/s Data Communications with the POLO Parallel Optical Link," in 1996 IEEE Proceedings of 46th Electron. Compon. & Technol. Conf., pp. 301-307, May 28-31, 1996.

B. L. Booth, “Recent Developments in Polymer Waveguide Technology and Applications for Data Link and Optical Interconnect Systems” , PhotonicsWest, OE/Lase '96, Conference Proceedings, San Jose, California, January 27 - February 2, 1996.

J.R. Rowlette, Sr., M. Kadar-Kallen, W. Lewis, J. Stack, T. Ward, C. Mueller, and A. Plotts, "Coupling of VCSEL Array into Multimode Polymer Waveguides",   The International Society of Optical Engineering Optoelectronic Packaging, Volume 2691, pp. 25-32, February 1-2, 1996, San Jose, CA.

K.H.Hahn, D.W.Dolfi; “ POLO- A Gigabyte Parallel Optical Interconnect” , Photonics West, OE/Lase ‘96, Conference Proceedings, San Jose, California, January 27 - February 2, 1996.

J.E.Marchegiano, B.L.Booth, C.T.Chang, R.J.Furmanak, D.M.Graham, R.M.Yohannan, "Polyguide™ Technology for Passive Optical Interconnects" , PhotonicsWest, OE/Lase '96, Conference Proceedings, San Jose, California, January 27 - February 2, 1996.

D. Israel, R.Baets, M.J. Goodwin, N. Shaw, M.D. Salik, C.J.Groves-Kirkby, “Comparison of different polymeric multimode star couplers for backplane optical interconnect”, Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol.13, pp. 1057-1064,1995.

K.H.Hahn, “POLO - Parallel Optical Links for Gigabyte/s Data Communication” , IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society 1995 Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, October 30- November 2, 1995, p.228.

B. L. Booth, “Polymer Waveguides for Optical Interconnects” , Invited Paper in Optical Data Links Symposium at annual meeting of Optical Society of America (OSA), September 10 - 15, 1995, Portland, Oregon.

B. L. Booth, "Polymer Waveguides for Optical Interconnects", Invited Tutorial, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC '95, Technical Digest, February 26 - March 3, 1995, San Diego, CA.

W. S. Ishak and K. H. Hahn, Hewlett-packard; B. L. Booth, Du Pont; C. Mueller, AMP; A. A. J. Levi, U.of S. California, LA; R. Craig, SDL: "Optical Interconnects - The POLO Approach", Invited paper, Photonics West Conference, San Jose, Calif., February 9, 1995.

J. Eric Thomson, H. Levesque, E. Savov, F. Horwitz from DEC; B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano from Du Pont, "Optical Waveguide Circuit Board with a Surface-Mounted Optical Receiver Array", Optical Engineering,  March, 1994.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, C. T. Chang, R. J. Furmanak, D. M. Graham, "Polymer Waveguides for Optical Interconnect Applications", Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC'94, Technical Digest, February 20-25, 1994, San Jose,CA.

B. L. Booth, Invited ACS workshop presentation, "Polymeric Optical Interconnects", Workshop title: "Materials Technology for Competitive Advantage", St. Petersburg, Florida, 11/21/93

D. Israel, R.Baets, N. Shaw, M.J.Goodwin, “Study of multimode waveguide bends for backplane optical  interconnect” ,Technical Digest MOC/GRIN ‘93,Kawasalo. Japan,1993.

B. L. Booth,"Polymers for Integrated Optical Waveguides" Chapter in the text, Polymers for Electronic and Photonic Applications, edited by C. P. Wong, published by Harcourt Brace-Javanovich, Inc., Academic Press,Boston,Mass,  1993.

B. L. Booth,  "Polymer Optical Interconnects"Invited participant/paper, Optical Society of America workshop/discussion on Integrated and Micro Optics, Laura A.Weller-Brophy workshop chair/organizer, Albuquerque, New Mexico, September 21, 1992.

B. L. Booth, "Polymer Optical Interconnects" Invited participant/paper , National Institute of Standards and Technology Photonic Materials Workshop, Gaithersburg, Maryland, August 26, 1992.

B. L. Booth, J.E.Marchegiano, C.T.Chang, R.J.Furmanak, D. M.Graham

"Polymeric Optical Waveguide Interconnects"Invited paper, Symposium for Optoelectronic Packaging, Estes Park , Colorado, August 19-21, 1992.

B. L. Booth, J.E.Marchegiano, C.T.Chang, R.J.Furmanak, D. M.Graham, "Polymeric Optical Interconnects" Invited paper, 3rd International Symposium, Organic Materials for Nonlinear Optics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK,  August 19-21, 1992.

B. L. Booth; "Optical Interconnection Polymers",  Chapter in the text, Polymers for Lightwave and Integrated Optics: Technology and Applications, edited by Lawrence A. Hornak,  published by Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, NY, July, 1992.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, C. T. Chang, R. J. Furmanak, D. M. Graham, S. L. Witman, G. R. Frost, J. L. Hohman and R. M. Yohannan"Polymeric Optical Interconnect Circuits", Presentation, Information Gatekeeper's, Low Cost FDDI Workshop/Conference, Boston, Mass, April 2, 1992.

B. L. Booth (Du Pont), C. T. Sullivan and A. Husain (Honeywell),  "Polymeric Waveguides", IEEE Journal of Circuits & Devices, Vol.. 8, No. 1, January 1992, pp. 27-31.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, "Polymer Optical Interconnect Technology"

Presentation, High Density Interconnect Symposium - Winterthur Museum and Gardens, DE, October 1-3, 1991.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, C. T. Chang, T. K. Foreman, J. L. Hohman, and S. L. Witman, "Planar Polymer Waveguides for Optical Interconnections"

Invited Paper, American Chemical Society North American Chemical Congress

Conference Proceedings, New York, N.Y., August 25-27, 1991.

B. L. Booth, "Recent Developments in Polymer Waveguides", Extemporaneous presentation, Interconnections within High-Speed Digital Systems Workshop, sponsored by IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Santa Fe, NM, May 22-24, 1991.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, C. T. Chang, T. K. Foreman, J. L. Hohman, S. L. Witman "Polymeric Integrated Optical System for Optical Interconnects"Polyguide™ Applications: Connector/Components", "Polyguide™ Applications: Optical PWBs"

Three invited poster papers, 1991 Electronic Forum, Du Pont Company, Wilmington DE, May 13, 1991.

T.M.Brophy, "Design of an Optical Switch in a Polymer Rectangular Waveguide using the Thermo-optic Effect", Masters Thesis, Drexel University, March 1991.

D. H. Hartman, L. A. Reith, S. F. Habiby, G. R. Laik, from Bellcore; B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, J. L. Hohman, from Du Pont, "Power Economy Using Point-to-Point Optical Interconnect Links", Contributed Paper, SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering(Optcon '90) Conf. Proceedings, Boston, Mass, November 7, 1990.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, J. L. Hohman, "Polymer Waveguides for Optical Interconnects", Invited Paper, Conference Proceedings of the First IEEE International Workshop on Photonic Networks, Components and Applications,

Montebelo, Quebec, Canada, October 11-13, 1990.

J. L. Hohman, B. L. Booth, K. B, Keating, J. E. Marchegiano, S. L. Witman

"Excimer Laser Micromachining for Passive Fiber Coupling to Polymeric Waveguide Devices", Invited Paper, SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering Conference Proceedings, Boston, Mass, November 8-9, 1990.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, K. W. Steijn, "Polymer Technology for Passive Integrated Optical Applications", Invited Paper, Conference on Laser and Electro-Optics; International Quantum Electronics Conference, Conference Proceedings, CLEO/IQEC '90, Anaheim, CA, May 21-25, 1990 (Abstract p. 34).

B. L. Booth, "Guided-Wave Backplane Technology Status"Invited Paper, IEEE Laser and Electro-Optics Society et al. , Sante Fe, NM, May 14-16, 1990.

B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, K. W. Steijn, "Polymeric Integrated Optic Waveguide Technology for Optical Interconnects", Invited Paper, Symposium on High Density Interconnect TechnologyE. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.,Winterthur, DE, May 1-3, 1990.

B. L. Booth, "Polyguide™-Polymer-Integrated Optical Components for Telecommunications", Du Pont College Report, a supplement to Du Pont Magazine

November/December 1989, pp.2-4.

B. L. Booth, "Low Loss Channel Waveguides in Polymers" , IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol.. 7, No. 10, October 1989, pp. 1445--1453

K. W. Steijn, B. L. Booth, J. E. Marchegiano, "Bragg Gratings in Photopolymer Buried-Channel Waveguides", Optical Society of America Conference

Conference Proceedings, Optics '89, Orlando, FL, October 15-20, 1989.

B. L. Booth and J. E. Marchegiano, "Waveguides in Acrylate Photopolymerizable Monomer Systems", Conference Proceedings, Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics

Baltimore, MD, April 24-28, 1989.

B. L. Booth and J. E. Marchegiano, "Passive Waveguide Devices Constructed Using an Acrylate Photopolymerizable Monomer System", Poster Paper, Conference on Laser and Electro-optics, Baltimore, MD, April 24-28, 1989.

J. L. Hohman, K. B. Keating, B. L. Booth, and J. E. Marchegiano, "Excimer Laser Ablated Grooves for Optical Fiber Coupling to Acrylate Photopolymerizable Waveguide Structures", Post Paper, Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics, Baltimore, MD, April 24-28, 1989.

B. L. Booth, "Low-Loss Optical Waveguides in Polymers", Invited Paper, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Houston, TX, February 6-9, 1989.

B. L. Booth and J. E. Marchegiano, "Waveguide Properties and Devices in Photopolymer", Technical Digest, Fourteenth European Conference on Optical Communication, Brighton, United Kingdom, September 11-15, 1988.