Polarization conversion in the reflectivity properties of photonic crystal waveguides

Dept. of Phys. & Astron., Univ. of Sheffield
IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics (Impact Factor: 2.11). 08/2002; DOI: 10.1109/JQE.2002.1017601
Source: IEEE Xplore

ABSTRACT Strong resonant polarization conversion is observed in the
reflectivity properties of one-dimensional (1-D) lattices of air
trenches deeply etched in AlGaAs surface waveguides. The symmetry
properties and the magnitudes of the observed effects are found to be in
good agreement with the results of scattering matrix calculations


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