TITLE

Tuning the microcavity resonant wavelength in a two-dimensional photonic crystal by modifying the cavity geometry

AUTHOR(S)
Subramania, G.; Lin, S. Y.; Wendt, J. R.; Rivera, J. M.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;12/1/2003, Vol. 83 Issue 22, p4491
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
High-quality-factor microcavities in two-dimensional photonic crystals at optical frequencies have a number of technological applications, such as cavity quantum electrodynamics, optical switching, filtering, and wavelength multiplexing. For such applications, it is useful to have a simple approach to tune the microcavity resonant wavelength. In this letter, we propose a microcavity design by which we can tune the resonant wavelength by changing the cavity geometry while still obtaining a high quality factor. © 2003 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
11503335

 

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