Eigenvalue equations for solving full-vector modes of optical waveguides are formulated using Yee-mesh-based finite difference algorithms. The effect of dielectric interface treatment on numerical accuracy is examined. Truncated-see paper for full abstract.
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H. Chang and C. Yu, " Yee-mesh-based finite difference eigenmode analysis algorithms for optical waveguides and photonic crystals," in Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications/Integrated Photonics Research, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper IFE4.