Two-dimensional Kagome photonic bandgap waveguide

Jens Bo Nielsen, Thomas Søndergaard, Stig E. Barkou Libori, Anders Overgaard Bjarklev, Jes Broeng

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The transverse-magnetic photonic-bandgap-guidance properties are investigated for a planar two-dimensional (2-D) Kagome waveguide configuration using a full-vectorial plane-wave-expansion method. Single-moded well-localized low-index guided modes are found. The localization of the optical modes is investigated with respect to the width of the 2-D Kagome waveguide, and the number of modes existing for specific frequencies and waveguide widths is mapped out.
Original languageEnglish
JournalI E E E Photonics Technology Letters
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)630-632
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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  • submillimeter wave waveguides
  • Kagome lattice
  • photonic bandgap
  • integrated optics
  • periodic structures


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