TITLE

Experimental observation of the trapped rainbow

AUTHOR(S)
Smolyaninova, Vera N.; Smolyaninov, Igor I.; Kildishev, Alexander V.; Shalaev, Vladimir M.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/24/2010, Vol. 96 Issue 21, p211121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report on the experimental demonstration of the broadband “trapped rainbow” in the visible frequency range using an adiabatically tapered optical nano waveguide. Being a distinct case of the slow light phenomenon, the trapped rainbow effect could be applied to optical computing and signal processing, such as spectroscopy on a chip, and to providing enhanced light-matter interactions.
ACCESSION #
51059246

 

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