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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 11 — May. 30, 2005
  • pp: 3913–3920

Comparing omnidirectional reflection from periodic and quasiperiodic one-dimensional photonic crystals

A. G. Barriuso, J. J. Monzón, L. L. Sánchez-Soto, and A. Felipe  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 11, pp. 3913-3920 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.003913


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Abstract

We determine the range of thicknesses and refractive indices for which omnidirectional reflection from quasiperiodic dielectric multilayers occurs. By resorting to the notion of area under the transmittance curve, we assess in a systematic way the performance of the different Fibonacci multilayers.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers
(310.6860) Thin films : Thin films, optical properties
(350.2460) Other areas of optics : Filters, interference

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: March 30, 2005
Revised Manuscript: May 11, 2005
Published: May 30, 2005

Citation
A. Barriuso, J. Monzón, Luis Sánchez-Soto, and A. Felipe, "Comparing omnidirectional reflection from periodic and quasiperiodic one-dimensional photonic crystals," Opt. Express 13, 3913-3920 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-11-3913


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