TITLE

Supercollimation in photonic crystals composed of silicon rods

AUTHOR(S)
Ta-Ming Shih; Kurs, André; Dahlem, Marcus; Petrich, Gale; Soljacčić, Marin; Ippen, Erich; Kolodziejski, Leslie; Hall, Katherine; Kesler, Morris
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;9/29/2008, Vol. 93 Issue 13, p131111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Supercollimation is the propagation of light without diffraction using the properties of photonic crystals. We present the first experimental demonstration of supercollimation in a planar photonic crystal composed of nanoscale rods. Supercollimation was observed over distances of up to 1000 lattice periods.
ACCESSION #
34771875

 

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