Investigation of Photonic Band Gap in Si-Based One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal


A one-dimensional silicon based photonic crystal with nonlinear defect layers is examined. The linear and nonlinear optical properties are analyzed. The transmission spectrum was obtained by applying the optical transfer matrix formalism to the photonic crystal. The various transmittance peaks obtained with the defect layers are investigated. The nature of the transmittance peak is analyzed with the number of defect layers.

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K. Wilson and V. Revathy, "Investigation of Photonic Band Gap in Si-Based One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 3 No. 8, 2013, pp. 365-368. doi: 10.4236/opj.2013.38057.

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