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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 36, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2011
  • pp: 2477–2479

Nonuniform ensembles of diverse resonances in one-dimensional layered media

Junying Huang, Biqin Dong, and Luwei Zhou  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 13, pp. 2477-2479 (2011)

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The transmission spectra perform huge fluctuations even in the mostly suitable one-dimensional localized multilayer system. Fluctuations of layer thicknesses will cause random resonances between light waves and layers. We reveal that the nonuniform ensembles of the resonances are the key for the fluctuations of transmission spectra. The transmission spectra of each stack of layers are numerically calculated through the transfer-matrix method.

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OCIS Codes
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics
(260.5740) Physical optics : Resonance
(300.6170) Spectroscopy : Spectra

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: April 27, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: June 1, 2011
Published: June 23, 2011

Junying Huang, Biqin Dong, and Luwei Zhou, "Nonuniform ensembles of diverse resonances in one-dimensional layered media," Opt. Lett. 36, 2477-2479 (2011)

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