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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 11 — May. 23, 2011
  • pp: 10563–10570

Inverse design of a three-dimensional nanophotonic resonator

Jesse Lu, Stephen Boyd, and Jelena Vučković  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 11, pp. 10563-10570 (2011)

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The inverse design of a three-dimensional nanophotonic resonator is presented. The design methodology is computationally fast (10 minutes on a standard desktop workstation) and utilizes a 2.5-dimensional approximation of the full three-dimensional structure. As an example, we employ the proposed method to design a resonator which exhibits a mode volume of 0.32(λ/n)3 and a quality factor of 7063.

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OCIS Codes
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(230.5298) Optical devices : Photonic crystals

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

Original Manuscript: March 22, 2011
Revised Manuscript: May 6, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: May 7, 2011
Published: May 13, 2011

Jesse Lu, Stephen Boyd, and Jelena Vučković, "Inverse design of a three-dimensional nanophotonic resonator," Opt. Express 19, 10563-10570 (2011)

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