Numerical study of the light-beam propagation inside two-dimensional photonic crystals

Natalia Malkova, David Scrymgeour, Venkatraman Gopalan

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We numerically study the propagation of Gaussian beams inside two-dimensional hexagonal photonic crystal. We analyze discrepancies between Finite Difference Time Domain simulations and plane-wave calculations in terms of light propagation in dispersive negative refraction medium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-78
Number of pages2
JournalLEOS Summer Topical Meeting
Publication statusPublished - Sep 29 2004
Event2004 Digest of the LEOS Summer Topical Meetings - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: Jul 28 2004Jul 30 2004


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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