1 September 2005 Axially frozen modes in finite anisotropic photonic crystals
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A comprehensive study of the oblique frozen modes in a finite 1-D anisotropic photonic crystal is presented. The most attractive property of these waves is near-zero axial group velocity in conjunction with small reflection from the lattice interface. We use a characteristic matrix analysis to describe both monochromatic wave and pulse propagation in a 1-D anisotropic photonic crystal of finite length. Using a layered structure consisting of air and an example of a suitable material, SbSI, we demonstrate the slow down factor, intensity enhancement, bandwidth, and transmission coefficient of axially frozen modes.
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Andrey V. Kanaev, Andrey V. Kanaev, Yang Cao, Yang Cao, Michael A. Fiddy, Michael A. Fiddy, } "Axially frozen modes in finite anisotropic photonic crystals," Optical Engineering 44(9), 095201 (1 September 2005). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.2050327 . Submission:
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