A Tale of Two Systems: Resonator Structures and Coupled Quantum Wells

J. E. Sipe, H. M. van Driel, J. S. Aitchison, R. Binder, N. H. Kwong, J. P. Prineas, A. L. Smirl

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Periodic arrays of microresonators coupled to channel waveguides, and Bragg stacks of quantum wells, are two drastically different physical systems that exhibit the same dispersion relation. Similarities and differences in their optical properties are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLaser Science, LS 2005
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527970
StatePublished - 2005
EventLaser Science, LS 2005 - Tucson, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceLaser Science, LS 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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