Understanding the rich physics of light propagation in slow photonic crystal waveguides.

Thomas F. Krauss, Liam O'Faolain, Sebastian Schulz, Daryl M. Beggs, Francesco Morichetti, Antonio Canciamilla, M. Torregiani, Andrea Melloni, Simon Mazoyer, Phillippe Lalanne, Antonio Samarelli, Marc Sorel, Richard De La Rue

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We study propagation losses in slow light photonic crystal waveguides and show that dispersion engineering can reduce the loss. We develop an improved understanding of why and how this occurs and develop an new approach to modeling these devices that provides new design insights.
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Title of host publicationADVANCES IN SLOW AND FAST LIGHT III
EditorsSM Shahriar, PR Hemmer
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE

Bibliographical note

Conference on Advances in Slow and Fast Light III, San Francisco, CA, JAN 25-26, 2010

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