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Self-rolled-up microtube ring resonators: a review of geometrical and resonant properties

Xiuling Li  »View Author Affiliations


Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 3, Issue 4, pp. 366-387 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AOP.3.000366


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Abstract

Strain-induced self-rolled-up microtubes, a category of recently discovered tubular structure with ultrathin walls, have been demonstrated to be unique ring resonators. Recent development in their geometrical and resonant properties are reviewed.

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OCIS Codes
(140.4780) Lasers and laser optics : Optical resonators
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(070.5753) Fourier optics and signal processing : Resonators

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: June 10, 2011
Revised Manuscript: November 1, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: November 1, 2011
Published: December 5, 2011

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Xiuling Li, "Self-rolled-up microtube ring resonators: a review of geometrical and resonant properties," Adv. Opt. Photon. 3, 366-387 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/aop/abstract.cfm?URI=aop-3-4-366


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