OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 28, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 2003
  • pp: 1781–1783

Calculated out-of-plane transmission loss for photonic-crystal slab waveguides

Wan Kuang, Cheolwoo Kim, Andrew Stapleton, Woo Jun Kim, and John D. O’Brien  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 19, pp. 1781-1783 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.28.001781


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (799 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

A fully three-dimensional finite-difference time domain numerical model is presented for calculating the out-of-plane radiation loss in photonic-crystal slab waveguides. The propagation loss of a single-line defect waveguide in triangular-lattice photonic crystals is calculated for suspended-membrane, oxidized-lower-cladding, and deeply etched structures. The results show that low-loss waveguides are achievable for sufficiently suspended membranes and oxidized-lower-cladding structures.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

Citation
Wan Kuang, Cheolwoo Kim, Andrew Stapleton, Woo Jun Kim, and John D. O’Brien, "Calculated out-of-plane transmission loss for photonic-crystal slab waveguides," Opt. Lett. 28, 1781-1783 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-28-19-1781


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. K. S. Yee, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. AP-14, 302 (1966).
  2. A. Taflove, Computational Electrodynamics: The Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method (Artech House, Norwood, Mass., 1995).
  3. J.-P. Berenger, J. Comput. Phys. 127, 363 (1996).
  4. C. T. Chan, Q. L. Yu, and K. M. Ho, Phys. Rev. B 51, 16635 (1995).
  5. D. H. Choi and W. J. R. Hoefer, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 34, 1464 (1986).
  6. M. Celuch-Marcysiak and W. K. Gwarek, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. 43, 860 (1995).
  7. A. V. Oppenheim and R. W. Schafer, Discrete-Time Signal Processing (Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1989).
  8. A. Talneau, L. Le Gouezigou, and N. Bouadma, Opt. Lett. 26, 1259 (2001).
  9. C. J. M. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 2813 (2000).
  10. M. Loncar, J. Vuckovic, and A. Scherer, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 18, 1362 (2001).
  11. M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, Electron. Lett. 37, 293 (2001).
  12. W. Tung and S. Fan, Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3915 (2002).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited