8 July 2003 Scattering of light on the surface of photonic crystals
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Proceedings Volume 5036, Photonics, Devices, and Systems II; (2003) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.498364
Event: Photonics, Devices, and Systems II, 2002, Prague, Czech Republic
We present a new method to calculate the scattering of light at the surface of a photonic crystal. The problem is solved in terms of virtual surface-current distributions and the calculation takes full advantage of the existing infinite-space plane-wave expansion method for obtaining the photonic band structure. Working with surface currents makes the calculations less-time consuming by means of reduction of the dimensionality in the problem. The method is tested and illustrated for semi-infinite two-dimensional photonic crystals of small and large dielectric contrast.
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Bernhard J. Hoenders, Marcel Doosje, Jasper Knoester, "Scattering of light on the surface of photonic crystals", Proc. SPIE 5036, Photonics, Devices, and Systems II, (8 July 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.498364; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.498364


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