Next-generation telecommunication systems will rely on photonic integrated circuits. However, Silicon Nitride (SiN) photonic platforms do not natively provide high-speed photodiodes. We integrated a waveguide-coupled UTC photodiode on a SiN platform using the scalable micro-transfer-printing technology. These diodes show a responsivity up to 0.45 A/W, a dark current below 10 nA and a 3 dB-bandwidth beyond 100 GHz, even at zero-bias. As such, high-performance photodetectors are available on silicon-nitride photonic platforms.
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