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The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 226, Issue 7, pp 1563–1582 | Cite as

Topological boundary states in 1D: An effective Fabry-Perot model

  • E. Levy
  • E. Akkermans
Open Access
Regular Article
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. From Ill-condensed Matter to Mesoscopic Wave Propagation

Abstract

We present a general and useful method to predict the existence, frequency, and spatial properties of gap states in photonic (and other) structures with a gapped spectrum. This method is established using the scattering approach. It offers a viewpoint based on a geometrical Fabry-Perot model. We demonstrate the capabilities of this model by predicting the behaviour of topological edge states in quasi-periodic structures.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Rafael research center, Rafael ltd.Haifa 32100Israel
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsTechnion Israel Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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