Patents by Inventor Gyungock Kim

Gyungock Kim has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10396528
    Abstract: Provided is a laser device according to an embodiment of the inventive concept. The laser device includes: a semiconductor substrate; a germanium single crystal layer on the semiconductor substrate; and a pumping light source disposed on the germanium single crystal layer and configured to emit light toward the germanium single crystal layer, wherein the germanium single crystal layer receives the light to thereby output laser.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: In Gyoo Kim, Gyungock Kim, Sang Hoon Kim
  • Publication number: 20190146153
    Abstract: Provided are an optical coupling device and a method for manufacturing the same. The optical coupling device includes a first waveguide including a first forward tapered part, a second waveguide disposed on the first waveguide and including a first reverse tapered part in a direction opposite to the first forward tapered part, and an interlayer waveguide disposed between the first and second waveguides and having a thickness corresponding to a distance between the first forward tapered part and the first reverse tapered part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2018
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Jaegyu PARK, Gyungock KIM, Jiho JOO
  • Patent number: 10197818
    Abstract: Provided is a thermo-optic optical switch including an input waveguide configured to receive an optical signal, an output waveguide configured to output the optical signal, branch waveguides branching from the input waveguide to be connected to the output waveguide, and heater electrodes disposed on the branch waveguides and configured to heat the branch waveguides, wherein the branch waveguides includes first and second phase shifters having first and second thermo-optic coefficients of opposite signs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS & TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Myungjoon Kwack, Jaegyu Park, Jiho Joo, Gyungock Kim
  • Patent number: 10168474
    Abstract: Disclosed are an optical input/output device and an opto-electronic system including the same. The device includes a bulk silicon substrate, at least one vertical-input light detection element monolithically integrated on a portion of the bulk silicon substrate, and at least one vertical-output light source element monolithically integrated on another portion of the bulk silicon substrate adjacent to the vertical-input light detection element. The vertical-output light source element includes a III-V compound semiconductor light source active layer combined with the bulk silicon substrate by a wafer bonding method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Gyungock Kim, Hyundai Park, In Gyoo Kim, Sang Hoon Kim, Ki Seok Jang, Sang Gi Kim, Jiho Joo, Yongseok Choi, Hyuk Je Kwon, Jaegyu Park, Sun Ae Kim, Jin Hyuk Oh, myung joon Kwack
  • Patent number: 10151874
    Abstract: A wavelength division multiplexer is disclosed. The wavelength division multiplexer may include an input waveguide, in which a plurality of Bragg gratings for separating multiplexed optical signals into respective optical signals are provided, and a plurality of output waveguides connected to the input waveguide and configured to receive the optical signals separated by the plurality of Bragg gratings. The plurality of Bragg gratings may include a first Bragg grating including first protrusions each having a first width, and a second Bragg grating including second protrusions each having a second width larger than the first width. Each of the first and second protrusions may include a curved side surface, to which a corresponding one of the optical signals is incident.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS & TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Jiho Joo, Myungjoon Kwack, Gyungock Kim, Jaegyu Park
  • Publication number: 20180331504
    Abstract: Provided is a laser device according to an embodiment of the inventive concept. The laser device includes: a semiconductor substrate; a germanium single crystal layer on the semiconductor substrate; and a pumping light source disposed on the germanium single crystal layer and configured to emit light toward the germanium single crystal layer, wherein the germanium single crystal layer receives the light to thereby output laser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2018
    Publication date: November 15, 2018
    Inventors: In Gyoo KIM, Gyungock KIM, Sang Hoon KIM
  • Patent number: 10101633
    Abstract: Provided is an optical switch including a substrate, a first optical waveguide disposed on the substrate and having a conductive portion disposed on one surface thereof, and a second optical waveguide disposed on the substrate being spaced apart from the first optical waveguide and having an electrode portion disposed on one surface thereof. The electrode portion and the conductive portion face each other. The electrode portion controls an optical field between the first optical waveguide and the second optical waveguide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS & TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Jaegyu Park, Myungjoon Kwack, Jiho Joo, Gyungock Kim
  • Patent number: 10031293
    Abstract: Provided is an optical coupler including a substrate, a buffer layer on the substrate, a ridge waveguide having a first side surface and a second side surface opposed to the first side surface, and a first waveguide disposed adjacent to the second side surface. The first waveguide includes a first body part and a first connecting part extending from one end of the first body part to be inserted in the ridge waveguide. The first connecting part has a width decreasing in the direction away from the second side surface, and the ridge waveguide includes an extension part extending under an upper surface of the buffer layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Jaegyu Park, Myungjoon Kwack, Jiho Joo, Gyungock Kim
  • Publication number: 20180113332
    Abstract: Provided is a thermo-optic optical switch including an input waveguide configured to receive an optical signal, an output waveguide configured to output the optical signal, branch waveguides branching from the input waveguide to be connected to the output waveguide, and heater electrodes disposed on the branch waveguides and configured to heat the branch waveguides, wherein the branch waveguides includes first and second phase shifters having first and second thermo-optic coefficients of opposite signs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2017
    Publication date: April 26, 2018
    Inventors: Myungjoon KWACK, Jaegyu PARK, Jiho JOO, Gyungock KIM
  • Publication number: 20180113371
    Abstract: Provided is an optical switch including a substrate, a first optical waveguide disposed on the substrate and having a conductive portion disposed on one surface thereof, and a second optical waveguide disposed on the substrate being spaced apart from the first optical waveguide and having an electrode portion disposed on one surface thereof. The electrode portion and the conductive portion face each other. The electrode portion controls an optical field between the first optical waveguide and the second optical waveguide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2017
    Publication date: April 26, 2018
    Inventors: Jaegyu PARK, Myungjoon KWACK, Jiho JOO, Gyungock KIM
  • Publication number: 20180113253
    Abstract: A wavelength division multiplexer is disclosed. The wavelength division multiplexer may include an input waveguide, in which a plurality of Bragg gratings for separating multiplexed optical signals into respective optical signals are provided, and a plurality of output waveguides connected to the input waveguide and configured to receive the optical signals separated by the plurality of Bragg gratings. The plurality of Bragg gratings may include a first Bragg grating including first protrusions each having a first width, and a second Bragg grating including second protrusions each having a second width larger than the first width. Each of the first and second protrusions may include a curved side surface, to which a corresponding one of the optical signals is incident.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Publication date: April 26, 2018
    Inventors: Jiho JOO, Myungjoon KWACK, Gyungock KIM, Jaegyu PARK
  • Publication number: 20180100970
    Abstract: Provided is an optical coupler including a substrate, a buffer layer on the substrate, a ridge waveguide having a first side surface and a second side surface opposed to the first side surface, and a first waveguide disposed adjacent to the second side surface. The first waveguide includes a first body part and a first connecting part extending from one end of the first body part to be inserted in the ridge waveguide. The first connecting part has a width decreasing in the direction away from the second side surface, and the ridge waveguide includes an extension part extending under an upper surface of the buffer layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Publication date: April 12, 2018
    Inventors: Jaegyu PARK, Myungjoon KWACK, Jiho JOO, Gyungock KIM
  • Patent number: 9900098
    Abstract: An optical device module includes a substrate, an interlayer insulating layer on the substrate, an optical waveguide on the interlayer insulating layer, an optical device on the optical waveguide, and a prism disposed between the optical device and the optical waveguide. The prism has a refractive index greater than a refractive index of the optical waveguide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Sahnggi Park, Sang Gi Kim, Seong Wook Yoo, Gyungock Kim
  • Publication number: 20170309589
    Abstract: Provided are a semiconductor device and a method for manufacturing the same. The semiconductor device according to an embodiment of the inventive concept includes a first semiconductor chip having a recess portion in one surface thereof; a first adhesion pattern filled within the recess portion of the first semiconductor chip; and a second semiconductor chip disposed on the first adhesion pattern. The second semiconductor chip may represent improved heat dissipation characteristics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2017
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Myungjoon KWACK, Gyungock KIM, Jaegyu PARK, Jin Hyuk OH, Jiho JOO
  • Publication number: 20170294762
    Abstract: Provided is a laser device according to an embodiment of the inventive concept. The laser device includes: a semiconductor substrate; a germanium single crystal layer on the semiconductor substrate; and a pumping light source disposed on the germanium single crystal layer and configured to emit light toward the germanium single crystal layer, wherein the germanium single crystal layer receives the light to thereby output laser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2016
    Publication date: October 12, 2017
    Inventors: In Gyoo KIM, Gyungock KIM, Sang Hoon KIM
  • Publication number: 20170269298
    Abstract: Disclosed are an optical input/output device and an opto-electronic system including the same. The device includes a bulk silicon substrate, at least one vertical-input light detection element monolithically integrated on a portion of the bulk silicon substrate, and at least one vertical-output light source element monolithically integrated on another portion of the bulk silicon substrate adjacent to the vertical-input light detection element. The vertical-output light source element includes a III-V compound semiconductor light source active layer combined with the bulk silicon substrate by a wafer bonding method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2017
    Publication date: September 21, 2017
    Applicant: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
    Inventors: Gyungock KIM, Hyundai PARK, In Gyoo KIM, Sang Hoon KIM, Ki Seok JANG, Sang Gi KIM, Jiho JOO, Yongseok CHOI, Hyuk Je KWON, Jaegyu PARK, Sun Ae KIM, Jin Hyuk OH, myung joon KWACK
  • Publication number: 20170261705
    Abstract: Disclosed are an optical input/output device and an opto-electronic system including the same. The device includes a bulk silicon substrate, at least one vertical-input light detection element monolithically integrated on a portion of the bulk silicon substrate, and at least one vertical-output light source element monolithically integrated on another portion of the bulk silicon substrate adjacent to the vertical-input light detection element. The vertical-output light source element includes a III-V compound semiconductor light source active layer combined with the bulk silicon substrate by a wafer bonding method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2017
    Publication date: September 14, 2017
    Applicant: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Instit ute
    Inventors: Gyungock KIM, Hyundai PARK, In Gyoo KIM, Sang Hoon KIM, Ki Seok JANG, Sang Gi KIM, Jiho JOO, Yongseok CHOI, Hyuk Je KWON, Jaegyu PARK, Sun Ae KIM, Jin Hyuk OH, Myung Joon KWACK
  • Patent number: 9728657
    Abstract: Provided is a photodetector including a substrate, a first doped region on the substrate, a second doped region having a ring structure, wherein the second doped region is provided in the substrate, surrounds the first doped region and is horizontally spaced apart from a side of the first doped region, an optical absorption layer on the first doped region, a contact layer on the optical absorption layer, a first electrode on the contact layer, and a second electrode on the second doped region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Jiho Joo, Gyungock Kim, Myungjoon Kwack, Sang Hoon Kim, Sun Ae Kim, In Gyoo Kim, Jaegyu Park, Jin Hyuk Oh, Ki Seok Jang
  • Patent number: 9690042
    Abstract: Disclosed are an optical input/output device and an opto-electronic system including the same. The device includes a bulk silicon substrate, at least one vertical-input light detection element monolithically integrated on a portion of the bulk silicon substrate, and at least one vertical-output light source element monolithically integrated on another portion of the bulk silicon substrate adjacent to the vertical-input light detection element. The vertical-output light source element includes a III-V compound semiconductor light source active layer combined with the bulk silicon substrate by a wafer bonding method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Gyungock Kim, Hyundai Park, In Gyoo Kim, Sang Hoon Kim, Ki Seok Jang, Sang Gi Kim, Jiho Joo, Yongseok Choi, Hyuk Je Kwon, Jaegyu Park, Sun Ae Kim, Jin Hyuk Oh, Myung Joon Kwack
  • Publication number: 20170168238
    Abstract: Provided is a wavelength division device. The wavelength division device includes input arrayed waveguides, an input circular grating coupler connected to one ends of the input arrayed waveguides and configured to refract first light having a plurality of wavelengths and output the refracted first light to each of the one ends of the input arrayed waveguides as plurality of second light, and an output star coupler connected to the other ends of the input arrayed waveguides and configured to receive the plurality of second light from the other ends of the input arrayed waveguides and output optical signals that are divided for each wavelength. The input circular grating coupler includes a plurality of circular gratings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2016
    Publication date: June 15, 2017
    Inventors: Jaegyu PARK, Myungjoon KWACK, Gyungock KIM, Jiho JOO