Stopping, storing and releasing of light in resonant photonic bandgap structures made from Bragg-spaced quantum wells is studied. The expected performance of almost ideal infinite systems is contrasted with that of existing structures.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.5970) Nonlinear optics : Semiconductor nonlinear optics including MQW
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.7130) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast processes in condensed matter, including semiconductors
Z. S. Yang, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and A. L. Smirl, "Stopping, Storing and Releasing Light in Quantum Well Bragg Structures," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper JThE105.