Patent Number: 7,103,248

Title: Optical interconnection device, photoelectric mixedly mounted device and electronic equipment using the same

Abstract: An optical interconnection device is provided which comprises an optical waveguide layer, wherein the waveguide layer is equipped with a plurality of electrodes which are independently drive-controllable such that a refractive index distribution is generated in the waveguide layer by drive control of the electrodes to control a propagation state of light in the waveguide layer, and an optical interconnection port is provided on an upper or lower surface or inside of the waveguide layer.

Inventors: Ouchi; Toshihiko (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G02B 6/42 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018