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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 2014
  • pp: 355–359

Controlled reflectivities in self-collimating mesoscopic photonic crystal

G. Magno, M. Grande, A. Monmayrant, F. Lozes-Dupuy, O. Gauthier-Lafaye, G. Calò, and V. Petruzzelli  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 31, Issue 2, pp. 355-359 (2014)

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We propose a simple, fast, and accurate method to design complex layered photonic crystal structures that exhibit mesoscopic self-collimation. We apply this method to the control of the overall reflectivity of such structures, and we numerically demonstrate high-transmissivity (>99%) self-collimating waveguides and high-reflectivity (>99%) self-collimating Bragg mirrors.

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OCIS Codes
(130.2035) Integrated optics : Dispersion compensation devices
(130.5296) Integrated optics : Photonic crystal waveguides
(230.5298) Optical devices : Photonic crystals

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics

Original Manuscript: September 19, 2013
Revised Manuscript: November 15, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: December 16, 2013
Published: January 24, 2014

G. Magno, M. Grande, A. Monmayrant, F. Lozes-Dupuy, O. Gauthier-Lafaye, G. Calò, and V. Petruzzelli, "Controlled reflectivities in self-collimating mesoscopic photonic crystal," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 355-359 (2014)

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