Electromagnetic wave propagation characteristics in a one-dimensional metallic photonic crystal

Arafa H. Aly, Sang Wan Ryu, Chien-Jang Wu

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    Abstract

    We theoretically studied electromagnetic wave propagation in a one-dimensional metal/dielectric photonic crystal (1D MDPC) consisting of alternating metallic and dielectric materials by using the transfer matrix method. We performed numerical analyses to investigate the propagation characteristics of a 1D MDPC. We discuss the details of the calculated results in terms of the electron density, the thickness of the metallic layer, different kinds of metals, and the plasma frequency.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)255-264
    Number of pages10
    JournalJournal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials
    Volume17
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008 Jan 1

    Keywords

    • MPC
    • PBG and THz
    • Transmittance

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
    • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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