Nanophotonics for Information Systems

  • Y. FainmanEmail author
  • D. T. H. Tan
  • K. Ikeda
  • M. Abashin


The field of photonics finds applications in information technology, health care, lighting, and sensing. This chapter explores the role of nanotechnology with focus on nanophotonics in dielectric and inhomogeneous metamaterials for optical communications, computing, and information and signal processing.


Wavelength Division Multiplex Group Delay Group Velocity Dispersion Couple Mode Theory Vertical Grating 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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