We present numerical simulations of optical bistable switching in a 2d nonlinear photonic crystal containing a waveguide and micro-cavity resonator. We discuss all-optical switching properties with an instantaneous and noninstantaneous Kerr type of nonlinearity.
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D. Vujic and S. John, "Optical switching in nonlinear photonic crystals micro-resonators," in Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, Technical Digest on CD (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper MC24.
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