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Structured Polysilicon for Photonic Applications

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 February 2011

J.G. Fleming
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque NM 87185,
Shawn-Yu Lin
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque NM 87185,
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Three-dimensional photonic lattices have been fabricated in the infrared using a combination of advanced silicon processes. The structures display bandgaps centered at 12μ. and 1.55μ.

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Copyright © Materials Research Society 1999

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