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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 1998
  • pp: 1585–1589

Localization of an electromagnetic field in a cavity

B. P. Kirsanov, A. N. Georgobiani, and M. V. Krongauz  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 15, Issue 5, pp. 1585-1589 (1998)

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An electromagnetic field is localized in one half of a simple cavity by periodic modulation of the dielectric susceptibility. A simple two-scale averaging method is employed to compute the interference effects. An analogy with the localization of electrons in the double well is drawn.

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(030.5260) Coherence and statistical optics : Photon counting
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics

B. P. Kirsanov, A. N. Georgobiani, and M. V. Krongauz, "Localization of an electromagnetic field in a cavity," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1585-1589 (1998)

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