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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 6 — Mar. 14, 2011
  • pp: 4856–4861

Coupled-resonator-induced transparency in photonic crystal waveguide resonator systems

Jianhong Zhou, Da Mu, Jinhua Yang, Wenbo Han, and Xu Di  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 6, pp. 4856-4861 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.004856


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Abstract

We present an optical coupling system, which consists of waveguide, cavity and waveguide resonator, to investigate coupled-resonator-induced transparency effect. The transmission properties are analyzed theoretically by using coupled-mode theory in time domain. We also numerically demonstrate the effect by simulating the propagation of electromagnetic waves in photonic crystals by finite-difference time-domain method.

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OCIS Codes
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar
(250.5300) Optoelectronics : Photonic integrated circuits

ToC Category:
Photonic Crystals

History
Original Manuscript: January 3, 2011
Revised Manuscript: January 30, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: February 1, 2011
Published: February 28, 2011

Citation
Jianhong Zhou, Da Mu, Jinhua Yang, Wenbo Han, and Xu Di, "Coupled-resonator-induced transparency in photonic crystal waveguide resonator systems," Opt. Express 19, 4856-4861 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-6-4856


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