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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 6 — Mar. 19, 2007
  • pp: 3519–3530

Collimations and negative refractions by slabs of 2D photonic crystals with periodically-aligned tube-type air holes

Hao Zhang, Heyuan Zhu, Liejia Qian, and Dianyuan Fan  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 6, pp. 3519-3530 (2007)

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The FDTD method was applied to investigate the two-dimensional PhC slabs with periodically-aligned tube-type air holes. By numerical simulations, we found negative refraction behaviors by tuning the incident angle into the narrow negative-refraction angle range, and the collimation effects were analyzed by means of wave vector diagrams.

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OCIS Codes
(100.6640) Image processing : Superresolution
(230.1480) Optical devices : Bragg reflectors
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

ToC Category:
Photonic Crystals

Original Manuscript: January 8, 2007
Revised Manuscript: January 30, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: January 30, 2007
Published: March 19, 2007

Hao Zhang, Heyuan Zhu, Liejia Qian, and Dianyuan Fan, "Collimations and negative refractions by slabs of 2D photonic crystals with periodically-aligned tube-type air holes," Opt. Express 15, 3519-3530 (2007)

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