Some particular geometries are discussed in which the transmission spectrum is different for light traveling from right to left or from left to right. The conditions that allow this transmission asymmetry are discussed.
© 2007 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: March 22, 2006
Revised Manuscript: July 19, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: September 1, 2006
Published: February 15, 2007
A. Mandatori, M. Bertolotti, and C. Sibilia, "Asymmetric transmission of some two-dimensional photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 685-690 (2007)