Extremely low power nanophotonic devices based on photonic crystals

K. Nozaki, A. Shinya, T. Tanabe, S. Matsuo, T. Sato, T. Kakitsuka, E. Kuramochi, H. Taniyama, M. Notomi

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Photonic crystal nanocavities are expected to greatly reduce the size and energy consumption of a wide variety of optical devices. We have successfully demonstrated this feature in all-optical switches, bistable memories, and other optical functionalities.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhotonics in Switching, PS 2010
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Dec 1
Externally publishedYes
EventPhotonics in Switching, PS 2010 - Monterey, CA, United States
Duration: 2010 Jul 252010 Jul 28

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherPhotonics in Switching, PS 2010
CountryUnited States
CityMonterey, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Nozaki, K., Shinya, A., Tanabe, T., Matsuo, S., Sato, T., Kakitsuka, T., Kuramochi, E., Taniyama, H., & Notomi, M. (2010). Extremely low power nanophotonic devices based on photonic crystals. In Photonics in Switching, PS 2010 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).