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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 8 — Apr. 16, 2007
  • pp: 4663–4670

Optical modes at the interface between two dissimilar discrete meta-materials

S. Suntsov, K. G. Makris, D. N. Christodoulides, G. I. Stegeman, R. Morandotti, Maïte Volatier, Vincent Aimez, Richard Arès, Christian E. Rüter, and Detlef Kip  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 8, pp. 4663-4670 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.004663


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Abstract

We have studied theoretically and experimentally the properties of optical surface modes at the hetero-interface between two meta-materials. These meta-materials consisted of two 1D AlGaAs waveguide arrays with different band structures.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(240.6690) Optics at surfaces : Surface waves

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: March 6, 2007
Revised Manuscript: March 28, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: March 29, 2007
Published: April 3, 2007

Citation
S. Suntsov, K. G. Makris, D. N. Christodoulides, G. I. Stegeman, R. Morandotti, Maïte Volatier, Vincent Aimez, Richard Arès, Christian E. Rüter, and Detlef Kip, "Optical modes at the interface between two dissimilar discrete meta-materials," Opt. Express 15, 4663-4670 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-8-4663


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