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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: G. I. Stegeman
  • Vol. 23, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 2006
  • pp: 2257–2264

Second-harmonic emission in two-dimensional photonic crystals

Emmanuel Centeno and Didier Felbacq  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 23, Issue 10, pp. 2257-2264 (2006)

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A second-harmonic superprism effect in 2D photonic crystals is demonstrated numerically. A full control of the second-harmonic emission is achieved by tailoring the photonic dispersion curves. This effect is demonstrated by using a multiple scattering method generalized to the second-harmonic generation. We show that small angular variations or a wavelength tuning of the fundamental field induce large shifts of the second-harmonic emission ( 90 ° ) .

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OCIS Codes
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering

ToC Category:
Photonic Crystals

Original Manuscript: December 2, 2005
Revised Manuscript: May 10, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: May 28, 2006

Emmanuel Centeno and Didier Felbacq, "Second-harmonic emission in two-dimensional photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 2257-2264 (2006)

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