Photonic floquet topological insulators

Mikael C. Rechtsman, J. M. Zeuner, Y. Plotnik, Y. Lumer, M. Segev, A. Szameit

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Abstract

We present the first experimental observation of a Floquet Topological Insulator in any physical system. We realize optical topologically-protected unidirectional edge states, without magnetic fields, using honeycomb photonic lattice of helical waveguides.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013
StatePublished - 2013
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 9 2013Jun 14 2013

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OtherCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period6/9/136/14/13

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Helical waveguides
Optical lattices
Photonics
insulators
photonics
Magnetic fields
waveguides
magnetic fields

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Rechtsman, M. C., Zeuner, J. M., Plotnik, Y., Lumer, Y., Segev, M., & Szameit, A. (2013). Photonic floquet topological insulators. In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013
Rechtsman, Mikael C. ; Zeuner, J. M. ; Plotnik, Y. ; Lumer, Y. ; Segev, M. ; Szameit, A. / Photonic floquet topological insulators. CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013. 2013.
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Photonic floquet topological insulators. / Rechtsman, Mikael C.; Zeuner, J. M.; Plotnik, Y.; Lumer, Y.; Segev, M.; Szameit, A.

CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO:QELS FS 2013. 2013.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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