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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
San Jose, California United States
May 4-9, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-859-9
CLEO/QELS Poster Session I (JTuA)

Evolution of Defect States in 2-D Photonic Crystals

Kokou B. Dossou, Lindsay C. Botten, Christopher G. Poulton, Ross C. McPhedran, Ara A. Asatryan, and C Martijn. de Sterke

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We study the evolution of defect states from the band-edges of a 2-D photonic crystal. A simple exponential relation is derived for the dispersion of the state, and we investigate the connection with Bloch modes.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(050.5298) Diffraction and gratings : Photonic crystals

K. B. Dossou, L. C. Botten, C. G. Poulton, R. C. McPhedran, A. A. Asatryan, and C. M. de Sterke, "Evolution of Defect States in 2-D Photonic Crystals," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JTuA129.

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