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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 2004
  • pp: 2061–2063

Three-dimensional woodpile photonic crystal templates for the infrared spectral range

Vygantas Mizeikis, Kock Khuen Seet, Saulius Juodkazis, and Hiroaki Misawa  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 17, pp. 2061-2063 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.002061


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Abstract

High-quality templates of three-dimensional woodpile photonic crystals are fabricated in photoresist SU-8 by use of femtosecond laser lithography. The samples have smooth surfaces, are mechanically stable, and are resistant to degradation under environmental and chemical influences. Fundamental and higher-order photonic stopgaps are identified in the wavelength range 2.0–8.0μm . These templates can be used for subsequent infiltration by optically active or high-refractive-index materials.

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OCIS Codes
(160.5470) Materials : Polymers
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication
(220.4610) Optical design and fabrication : Optical fabrication
(230.4000) Optical devices : Microstructure fabrication

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Vygantas Mizeikis, Kock Khuen Seet, Saulius Juodkazis, and Hiroaki Misawa, "Three-dimensional woodpile photonic crystal templates for the infrared spectral range," Opt. Lett. 29, 2061-2063 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-17-2061


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