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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 12, Iss. 11 — May. 31, 2004
  • pp: 2338–2355

Photonic crystal to photonic crystal surface modes: narrow-bandpass filters

Francisco Villa and J. A. Gaspar-Armenta  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 12, Issue 11, pp. 2338-2355 (2004)

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The properties of surface modes present in the junction of two different one-dimensional photonic crystals placed in series are studied to assess the possibility of applying them in the design of narrow-bandpass filters. To design bandpass filters that are similar in many respects to multiple-cavity Fabry–Perot filters, we also consider the coupling conditions for these surface modes for multiple photonic crystals placed in series to form a multiple-junction system.

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OCIS Codes
(240.0240) Optics at surfaces : Optics at surfaces
(240.0310) Optics at surfaces : Thin films
(240.6690) Optics at surfaces : Surface waves
(310.0310) Thin films : Thin films

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Research Papers

Original Manuscript: March 1, 2004
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2004
Published: May 30, 2004

Francisco Villa and J. Gaspar-Armenta, "Photonic crystal to photonic crystal surface modes: narrow-bandpass filters," Opt. Express 12, 2338-2355 (2004)

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