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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2007
  • pp: 84–86

Single-beam holography for Ag nanoparticle-embedded two-dimensional binary metallodielectric photonic crystals

Yi Yang, Suhuai Zhang, and Guo Ping Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 1, pp. 84-86 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.46.000084


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Abstract

Absolute photonic bandgaps of photonic crystals can be increased by reducing the structural symmetry and∕or by enhancing the refractive index contrast. We have experimentally demonstrated a single-beam holography for creating Ag nanoparticle-embedded 2D binary photonic microstructures by adding a different diameter rod in the center of each original 2D honeycomb lattice for simultaneously realizing both symmetry reduction and the enhancement of the index contrast of PC structures.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.4220) Holography : Multiplex holography
(160.2900) Materials : Optical storage materials
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: May 22, 2006
Revised Manuscript: July 18, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: September 7, 2006

Citation
Yi Yang, Suhuai Zhang, and Guo Ping Wang, "Single-beam holography for Ag nanoparticle-embedded two-dimensional binary metallodielectric photonic crystals," Appl. Opt. 46, 84-86 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-46-1-84


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