Observation of heavy photon state in ultrahigh-Q photonic crystal coupled resonator chain

Eiichi Kuramochi, Takasumi Tanabe, Hideaki Taniyama, Masao Kato, Masaya Notomi

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Abstract

Ultrahigh-Q (105-106) resonant modes of 10 sequentially coupled photonic crystal resonators are successfully demonstrated. Evaluated dispersion curves reveal a very small coupling factor (K{green}~0.0003), which corresponds to a very slow light mode.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528349, 9781557528346
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2007 May 62007 May 6

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period07/5/607/5/6

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Kuramochi, E., Tanabe, T., Taniyama, H., Kato, M., & Notomi, M. (2007). Observation of heavy photon state in ultrahigh-Q photonic crystal coupled resonator chain. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.