Stopped light mediated by mode transitions in hyperbolic waveguides

Pilar Pujol-Closa, Jordi Gomis-Bresco, J. Sebastián Gómez-Díaz, David Artigas

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Abstract

We show that symmetric three layer waveguides with Type II hyperbolic metamaterials lack cut-off. Instead, modes transit from parallel to orthogonal propagation with respect to the optical axis. This transition process results in stopped light.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics - Proceedings Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580675
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 8 2019
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2019 - Part of Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS - Washington, United States
Duration: Sep 15 2019Sep 19 2019

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics - Proceedings Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS

Conference

ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2019 - Part of Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS
CountryUnited States
CityWashington
Period9/15/199/19/19

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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