Self-collimation and beam splitting in low-index photonic crystals

Date

2007

Authors

Matthews, Aaron
Morrison, Steven
Kivshar, Yuri

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Elsevier

Abstract

We study self-collimation and beam splitting in low-refractive-index photonic crystals created within chalcogenide glass. We propose a beam splitter structure that allows direct experimental verification of photonic-crystal effects at optical wavelengths

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Keywords: Chalcogenides; Integrated optics; Optical beam splitters; Optical collimators; Refractive index; Wavelength; Compact spatial footprint; Definitive manner; Low-index photonic crystals; Optical wavelengths; Self-collimation; Photonic crystals 42.25.Bs; 42.70.Qs; 42.79.Fm; 42.82.Et; 42.87.-d; Beam splitters; Chalcogenide glass; Integrated optics devices; Self-collimation

Citation

Source

Optics Communications

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1016/j.optcom.2007.07.053

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2037-12-31