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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 2007
  • pp: 3480–3482

Simultaneous fast and slow light in microring resonators

Chris Fietz and Gennady Shvets  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 24, pp. 3480-3482 (2007)

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Two orthogonal light polarizations in a waveguide overcoupled to microring resonators can propagate as fast and slow light. Which polarization is fast (slow) is determined by input polarization and the number of resonators.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.1440) Physical optics : Birefringence
(260.5740) Physical optics : Resonance

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: August 7, 2007
Revised Manuscript: October 10, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: November 2, 2007
Published: December 3, 2007

Chris Fietz and Gennady Shvets, "Simultaneous fast and slow light in microring resonators," Opt. Lett. 32, 3480-3482 (2007)

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