OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2006
  • pp: 2223–2225

Superluminal pulse reflection from a weakly absorbing dielectric slab

Li-Gang Wang and Shi-Yao Zhu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 14, pp. 2223-2225 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.002223


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (217 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Group delay for a reflected light pulse from a weakly absorbing dielectric slab is theoretically investigated, and large negative group delay is found for weak absorption near a resonance of the slab [ Re ( k d ) = m π ] . The group delay for both the reflected and transmitted pulses will be saturated with an increase of the absorption.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics
(310.6870) Thin films : Thin films, other properties
(320.7120) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast phenomena

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: April 7, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: April 20, 2006

Citation
Li-Gang Wang and Shi-Yao Zhu, "Superluminal pulse reflection from a weakly absorbing dielectric slab," Opt. Lett. 31, 2223-2225 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-14-2223

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

« Previous Article

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited