Polaritonics in complex structures: Confinement, bandgap materials, and coherent control

  • David W. Ward
  • Eric R. Statz
  • Jaime D. Beers
  • T. Feurer
  • John D. Joannopoulos
  • Ryan M. Roth
  • Richard M. Osgood
  • Kevin J. Webb
  • Keith A. Nelson
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 79)

Abstract

We report on the design, fabrication, and testing of ferroelectric patterned materials in the guided-wave and polaritonic regime. We demonstrate their functionality and exploit polariton confinement for amplification and coherent control using temporal pulse shaping.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • David W. Ward
    • 1
  • Eric R. Statz
    • 1
  • Jaime D. Beers
    • 1
  • T. Feurer
    • 1
  • John D. Joannopoulos
    • 2
  • Ryan M. Roth
    • 3
  • Richard M. Osgood
    • 3
  • Kevin J. Webb
    • 4
  • Keith A. Nelson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Department of PhysicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnoiogyCambridgeUSA
  3. 3.Microelectronics Sciences Laboratories, Department of PhysicsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  4. 4.School of Engineering and Computer EngineeringPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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