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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 27, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2010
  • pp: 1845–1848

Asymmetric one-dimensional periodic slow-light waveguide

Chun Jiang  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 27, Issue 9, pp. 1845-1848 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.27.001845


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Abstract

An asymmetric one-dimensional periodic waveguide is proposed for slowing light down. The waveguide consists of a straight dielectric strip and a single-side Bragg grating and thus is simple and easy for fabricating and has ultraflat dispersion relations in large wave-vector range supporting simultaneous ultralow-group-velocity- and zero-group-velocity-dispersion modes. It is numerically demonstrated that the modes can be localized in the waveguide.

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OCIS Codes
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(250.0250) Optoelectronics : Optoelectronics

ToC Category:
Optoelectronics

History
Original Manuscript: April 6, 2010
Revised Manuscript: July 5, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: July 8, 2010
Published: August 18, 2010

Citation
Chun Jiang, "Asymmetric one-dimensional periodic slow-light waveguide," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1845-1848 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-27-9-1845


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