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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1998
  • pp: 972–977

Ray model for a planar anisotropic dielectric waveguide

S. R. Seshadri  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 972-977 (1998)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.15.000972


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Abstract

A ray model for the treatment of a planar anisotropic dielectric waveguide is presented. The attenuation coefficient of the guided wave predicted by this model is consistent with the energy-conservation requirement.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.1190) Materials : Anisotropic optical materials
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar

History
Original Manuscript: June 17, 1997
Revised Manuscript: November 3, 1997
Manuscript Accepted: December 11, 1997
Published: April 1, 1998

Citation
S. R. Seshadri, "Ray model for a planar anisotropic dielectric waveguide," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 972-977 (1998)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-15-4-972


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