In this paper, we propose an optical channel drop filter based on two-dimensional photonic crystals (2D PCs). The numerical results show the drop efficiency is closed to 100% and the crosstalk is less than -36dB.
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Y. Wu, T. Shih, J. Lee, M. Chen, and H. Kao, "Optical Channel Drop Filter Based on Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystals," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference and National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper JThA23.