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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Dan A Steinberg, Mindaugas F Dautartas: Optical fiber array for preventing flow of glue between fibers and waveguide. Shipley Company, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, February 25, 2003: US06526204 (14 worldwide citation)

An optical fiber array having wick stop grooves in a front face of the array. The wick stop grooves control the movement of liquid adhesive (e.g. UV curable adhesive, solder, sol-gel). Particularly, the wick stop grooves prevent liquid adhesive from flowing between the optical fibers in the array an ...


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David Sherrer
Hui Luo, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer: Optical waveguide termination with vertical and horizontal mode shaping. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, July 31, 2007: US07251406 (11 worldwide citation)

An optical device is disclosed which includes a single-mode waveguide (700) which supports a first optical mode in a first region and a second optical mode in a second region. The waveguide includes a guiding layer (703) having at least one wing (750) extended outwardly from the guiding layer (703). ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas: Open face optical fiber array for coupling to integrated optic waveguides and optoelectronic submounts. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, March 15, 2005: US06866426 (10 worldwide citation)

An optical fiber array having a V-groove chip with a front portion and a rear portion. The optical fibers are disposed in the V-grooves. The optical fibers are bnonded (e.g. glued) to the V-groove chip in the rear portion of the chip. The optical fibers are not bonded to the front portion of the chi ...


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David Sherrer
Mindaugas F Dautartas, David W Sherrer, Neal Ricks, Dan A Steinberg: Optical device package for flip-chip mounting. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, April 26, 2005: US06883977 (7 worldwide citation)

An optical device package includes a substrate; an optical fiber, a frame, and optionally a lid and an optical semiconductor component. The upper surface of the frame includes conductive visa extending vertically to solder balls on its upper surface. Conductive traces along the surface of the substr ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Arden Jeantilus: Optical assembly for coupling with integrated optical devices and method for making. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, January 4, 2005: US06839474 (6 worldwide citation)

An optical assembly which allows for passive alignment of the various elements is described. A substrate with a cut out portion and an upper surface is utilized as a mount for an optical array and an imaging assembly. The optical array, which preferably includes a plurality of optical fibers is posi ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, Mindaugas F Dautartas, David W Sherrer: Method of fabricating optical filters. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, Niels Haun, July 27, 2004: US06768590 (5 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating optical filter is disclosed. The method includes providing the substrate and selectively etching the substrate to form a plurality of freestanding layers. A plurality of dielectric layers is disposed over an outer surface of each of the freestanding layers. The resultant opti ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, December 6, 2005: US06973253 (4 worldwide citation)

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company L L C, Niels Haun, Jonathan D Baskin, June 8, 2004: US06748131 (4 worldwide citation)

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...


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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Dan A Steinberg, Mindaugas F Dautartas: 2-Dimensional optical fiber array made from etched sticks having notches. Shipley┬▒Company L L C, Niels Haun, Jonathan D Baskin, April 27, 2004: US06726372 (4 worldwide citation)

A 2-dimensional optical fiber array having stacked sticks with fibers disposed between the sticks. The sticks are made by directional dry etching. The shape of the sticks is defined by a lithographic mask. Each stick has notches for holding the optical fibers. Since the sticks are defined by a litho ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, June 20, 2006: US07065283 (3 worldwide citation)

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...