Patent Number: 7,956,347

Title: Integrated modulating retro-reflector

Abstract: A novel package that integrates components for a modulating retro reflector into a single package is disclosed according to various embodiments. According to some embodiments the package is configured to secure a retro reflector, a quantum well modulator and photodiode. In some embodiments, the package may include interconnects to surface mount to a circuit board. Such interconnects may be coupled with the photodiode and/or the quantum well modulator. In some embodiments, the package may be constructed of liquid crystal polymers and/or may include one or more windows.

Inventors: Dadkhah; Mahyar (San Diego, CA), Maryfield; Tony (Poway, CA), Davidson; Thomas (Santee, CA)

Assignee: Cubic Corporation

International Classification: H01L 29/06 (20060101); H01L 23/02 (20060101); H01L 31/0232 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-06-07 0:00:00