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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2014
  • pp: 2095–2103

Nonlinear interaction of two trapped-mode resonances in a bilayer fish-scale metamaterial

Vladimir R. Tuz, Denis V. Novitsky, Pavel L. Mladyonov, Sergey L. Prosvirnin, and Andrey V. Novitsky  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 31, Issue 9, pp. 2095-2103 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.31.002095


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Abstract

We report on a bistable light transmission through a bilayer “fish-scale” (meander-line) metamaterial. It is demonstrated that an all-optical switching may be achieved that is nearly the frequency of the high-quality-factor Fano-shaped trapped-mode resonance excitation. The nonlinear interaction of two closely spaced trapped-mode resonances in the bilayer structure composed with a Kerr-type nonlinear dielectric slab is analyzed in both frequency and time domains. It is demonstrated that these two resonances react differently on the applied intense light, which leads to destination of a multistable transmission.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.1450) Nonlinear optics : Bistability
(230.1150) Optical devices : All-optical devices
(230.4320) Optical devices : Nonlinear optical devices
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: March 3, 2014
Revised Manuscript: June 1, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: June 6, 2014
Published: August 13, 2014

Citation
Vladimir R. Tuz, Denis V. Novitsky, Pavel L. Mladyonov, Sergey L. Prosvirnin, and Andrey V. Novitsky, "Nonlinear interaction of two trapped-mode resonances in a bilayer fish-scale metamaterial," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 2095-2103 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-31-9-2095


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