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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1978–1981

Variational approach for extraction of eigenmodes in layered waveguides

Khashayar Mehrany, Sina Khorasani, and Bizhan Rashidian  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 9, pp. 1978-1981 (2002)

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A new variational approach to the extraction of guided and leaky modes in layered waveguides is proposed. To verify the method we compare the results of analysis of a typical test case and those from other references and find them in agreement. The efficiency of the proposed approach is compared with that of other reported methods.

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OCIS Codes
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.2790) Integrated optics : Guided waves
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics

Khashayar Mehrany, Sina Khorasani, and Bizhan Rashidian, "Variational approach for extraction of eigenmodes in layered waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 1978-1981 (2002)

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