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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 5 — Mar. 1, 2005
  • pp: 474–476

Chaos-assisted tunneling in dielectric microcavities

Viktor A. Podolskiy and Evgenii E. Narimanov  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 5, pp. 474-476 (2005)

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We demonstrate that the lifetimes and emission patterns of the optical modes in generic (asymmetric) microresonators are strongly affected by the phenomenon of chaos-assisted tunneling and develop a theory of the effect.

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OCIS Codes
(140.1540) Lasers and laser optics : Chaos
(140.4780) Lasers and laser optics : Optical resonators
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators

Viktor A. Podolskiy and Evgenii E. Narimanov, "Chaos-assisted tunneling in dielectric microcavities," Opt. Lett. 30, 474-476 (2005)

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