## Optimal design of a two-dimensional photonic crystal of square lattice with a large complete two-dimensional bandgap

JOSA B, Vol. 17, Issue 6, pp. 1027-1030 (2000)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.17.001027

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### Abstract

Optimal design of a two-dimensional photonic crystal with a square lattice of air holes in GaAs is considered. It is shown how a maximum complete two-dimensional band gap is obtained by optimally connecting the dielectric rods with veins. The complete two-dimensional bandgap of our optimal design reaches Δω=0.0762(2πc/a) (a is the lattice constant).

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**OCIS Codes**

(000.4430) General : Numerical approximation and analysis

(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion

(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics

(350.5500) Other areas of optics : Propagation

**Citation**

Min Qiu and Sailing He, "Optimal design of a two-dimensional photonic crystal of square lattice with a large complete two-dimensional bandgap," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B **17**, 1027-1030 (2000)

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-17-6-1027

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