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Opt Lett. 2005 Sep 15;30(18):2475-7.

Relationship between the superprism effect in one-dimensional photonic crystals and spatial dispersion in nonperiodic thin-film stacks.

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Edward L. Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA.

Abstract

We derive that, in all-pass (unity amplitude transmittance or reflectance) one-dimensional layered structures, the tangent of the group-propagation angle, the group delay, and the stored energy are approximately proportional. Thus photonic crystal superprisms and spatial dispersion in nonperiodic photonic nanostructures are generally related to wavelength-dependent stored energy in the stack.

PMID:
16196357
DOI:
10.1364/ol.30.002475

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