Dynamic Photonic Crystals

Shanhui Fan, Mehmet F. Yanik, Michelle L. Povinelli and Sunil Sandhu

When dynamic behaviors are introduced into photonic crystal systems, fascinating new possibilities emerge. For example, the bandwidth of a pulse can be completely compressed to zero, resulting in on-chip all-optical stopping and storage of light pulses.

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Publish Date: 01 March 2007


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